- (Canada) IPA(key): /ˈskɛ.dʒu.əl/, /ˈskɛ.dʒuːl/, /ˈʃɛ.djuːl/, /ˈʃɛ.dʒuːl/
- (UK) IPA(key): /ˈʃɛ.djuːl/, /ˈʃɛ.djəl/, /ˈʃɛ.dʒəl/, /ˈskɛ.djuːl/
- (US) IPA(key): /ˈskɛ.dʒʊ(ə)l/, /ˈskɛ.dʒəl/, /ˈskɛ.dʒu.əl/
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schedule (plural schedules)
- (obsolete) A slip of paper; a short note. [14th-17th c.]
- (law) An annex or appendix to a statute or other regulatory instrument, or to a legal contract. [from 15th c.]
- A timetable, or other time-based plan of events; a plan of what is to occur, and at what time. [from 19th c.]
- (US) Each of the five divisions into which controlled drugs are classified, or the restrictions denoted by such classification. [from 20th c.]
- (computer science) An allocation or ordering of a set of tasks on one or several resources. [from 20th c.]
time-based plan of events
- To create a time-schedule.
- To plan an activity at a specific date or time in the future.
- I'll schedule you for three-o'clock then.
- The next elections are scheduled on the 20th of November.
to create a schedule
To plan an activity at a specific date or time
- “schedule” in the Canadian Oxford Dictionary, Second Edition, Oxford University Press, 2004.