downtime definition

  • noun:
    • the time scale of the time whenever some thing, such as a factory or an item of machinery, is not in operation, specifically as the result of a malfunction.
    • the total amount of time lost as a result of causes beyond your control, much like a pc crash.
    • a rest or sleep from work; free time.
    • a period of time whenever some thing (as a machine or factory) is certainly not operating (especially because of malfunctions)

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