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Noun period of time has 1 sense
- time period, period of time, period - an amount of time; "a time period of 30 years"; "hastened the period of time of his recovery"; "Picasso's blue period"
--1 is a kind of fundamental quantity, fundamental measure
--1 has particulars:
| ||trial period, test period; time frame; hours; downtime; uptime; work time; time off; hospitalization; travel time; time; elapsed time; duration, continuance; week, calendar week; field day; life, lifetime, lifespan; life; life; millennium; bimillennium, bimillenary; occupation; past; shelf life; puerperium; lactation; time of life; calendar day, civil day; festival; day, daytime, daylight; morning, morn, morning time, forenoon; night, nighttime, dark; night; night; night; eve; evening; week, hebdomad; fortnight, two weeks; weekend; Indian summer, Saint Martin's summer; year; school, schooltime, school day; year, twelvemonth, yr; year; semester; bimester; Olympiad; lustrum; decade, decennary, decennium; century; half-century; quarter-century; quarter; phase of the moon; day; calendar month, month; mid-January; mid-February; mid-March; mid-April; mid-May; mid-June; mid-July; mid-August; mid-September; mid-October; mid-November; mid-December; time limit; term; trimester; hour; silly season; Golden Age; silver age; bronze age; Bronze Age; iron age; Iron Age; Stone Age; Eolithic Age, Eolithic; Paleolithic Age, Paleolithic, Palaeolithic; Lower Paleolithic; Middle Paleolithic; Upper Paleolithic; Mesolithic Age, Mesolithic, Epipaleolithic; Neolithic Age, Neolithic, New Stone Age; great year, Platonic year; regulation time; overtime, extra time; season, time of year; dog days, canicule, canicular days; midwinter; season; season; long time, age, years; long run, long haul; drought; era, epoch; generation; prehistory, prehistoric culture; reign; run; youth, early days; dawn; evening; time; sleep, nap; lease, term of a contract; half life, half-life; tide, lunar time period; phase, stage; multistage; watch; peacetime; wartime; enlistment, hitch, term of enlistment, tour of duty, duty tour, tour; honeymoon; indiction; Depression, the Depression, the Great Depression; prohibition, prohibition era; incubation period; rainy day; novitiate, noviciate; flower, prime, peak, heyday, bloom, blossom, efflorescence, flush; running time; period, historic period, historical period; clotting time; air alert; question time; real time; real time; study hall; usance; window|