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Definition 1: the regulation of occurrence, pace, or coordination to achieve a desired effect (as in music, theater, athletics, mechanics) - [noun denoting act]

(timing is a kind of ...) the act of controlling or directing according to rule

"fiscal regulations are in the hands of politicians"

(... is a kind of timing ) the regulation of diverse elements into an integrated and harmonious operation

Definition 2: the time when something happens - [noun denoting attribute]

(timing is a kind of ...) arrangement of events in time

(... is a kind of timing ) the timing of ignition relative to the position of the piston in an internal-combustion engine

(... is a kind of timing ) the quality of being the present

"a study of the pastness of the present and...of the presentness of the past"

(... is a kind of timing ) the quality of being in or of the future

(... is a kind of timing ) the quality of being past

(... is a kind of timing ) being at an inappropriate time

(... is a kind of timing ) being at the right time

(... is a kind of timing ) happening or existing or done at the same time

(... is a kind of timing ) the quality or habit of not adhering to a correct or usual or expected time

(... is a kind of timing ) the quality or habit of adhering to an appointed time

(... is a kind of timing ) quality of coming late or later in time

(... is a kind of timing ) quality of coming early or earlier in time

(... is a kind of timing ) the temporal property of becoming nearer in time

"the approach of winter"

(... are attributes of timing) temporal sense; intermediate between past and future; now existing or happening or in consideration

"the present leader" "articles for present use" "the present topic" "the present system" "present observations"

(... are attributes of timing) earlier than the present time; no longer current

"time past" "his youth is past" "this past Thursday" "the past year"

(... are attributes of timing) being or occurring at an advanced period of time or after a usual or expected time

"late evening" "late 18th century" "a late movie" "took a late flight" "had a late breakfast"

(... are attributes of timing) between an earlier and a later period of time

"in the middle years" "in his middle thirties"

(... are attributes of timing) at or near the beginning of a period of time or course of events or before the usual or expected time

"early morning" "an early warning" "early diagnosis" "an early death" "took early retirement" "an early spring" "early varieties of peas and tomatoes mature before most standard varieties"

(... are attributes of timing) coming after or following

(... are attributes of timing) existing or coming before

(... are attributes of timing) yet to be or coming

"some future historian will evaluate him"

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