Definition of time-sharing in English:

time-sharing

noun

  • 1The use of a property as a vacation home at specified times by several joint owners.

    • ‘Anyone considering fractional ownership should visit the web sites devoted to time-sharing.’
    • ‘My encounter offers a lesson about other high-pressure sales such as time-sharing, multi-level marketing and some life insurance and bank products.’
  • 2The operation of a computer system by several users for different operations at the same time.

    • ‘It is available with up to six fiber outputs for energy and time-sharing with a pulsed-on-demand operation.’
    • ‘It's a modern version of computer time-sharing.’

Pronunciation:

time-sharing

/ˈtīmˌSHeriNG/