[adjective pahrt-tahym; adverb pahrt-tahym] /adjective ˈpɑrtˌtaɪm; adverb ˈpɑrtˈtaɪm/
employed to work, used, expected to function, etc., less than the usual or full time:
a part-time clerk.
lasting, requiring, or being in force only a part of the time:
part-time employment; part-time jobs.
on a part-time basis:
to work part-time.
a period of time that is less than the usual or full time.
for less than the entire time appropriate to an activity: a part-time job, a part-time waitress
on a part-time basis: he works part time
also parttime, 1891, from part (n.) + time (n.). Related: Part-timer.
[pahrt-tahy-mer] /ˈpɑrtˈtaɪ mər/ noun 1. a person who works, attends school, etc., less than full time.
[pahr-too r-ee-uh nt, -tyoo r-] /pɑrˈtʊər i ənt, -ˈtyʊər-/ adjective 1. bearing or about to bear young; travailing. 2. pertaining to parturition. 3. bringing forth or about to produce something, as an idea. /pɑːˈtjʊərɪənt/ adjective 1. of or relating to childbirth 2. giving birth 3. producing or about to produce a new idea, etc adj. […]
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