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face time

1. noun In-person interaction with someone. If only I could get some face time with one of those directors, I just know I could convince them to make my script into a movie.
2. verb, slang To video chat with someone using the app FaceTime. In this usage, the phrase is usually stylized as one word, like the app's name. I FaceTimed Tim earlier and he seems to be feeling better. I couldn't go home for Thanksgiving, so I FaceTimed my family instead.
See also: face, time

face time

n. time spent face to face with someone. (As opposed to over the telephone or by email, etc.) I need to have more face time with my children.
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Dialogue with your child about the importance of connecting with others in face time.
But I believe nothing can take the place of face time.
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companies that are archiving instant messages to satisfy stricter regulatory and supervisory requirements, according to Face Time Communications, which sold the bank IM auditing software licenses for each of its 130,000 employees.
Sometime before he hits the pulpit on Sunday, he's got to hit his knees during the week and spend some serious face time with God.
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Face time Babies studied between ages 6 and 9 months lost their ability to distinguish individual faces in animal species but started to develop an expertise in discerning human faces (161: 307 *).
If so, propose a study session to get a little more face time.
In the aftermath of the September 11th terror attacks, the Washington Institute for Near East Policy (WINEP) has assumed increased prominence, with its spokesmen garnering considerable face time on the network news and plenty of ink in the print media.
We need face time with people who matter to us so we can figure out how we feel and what to do next.
Here again Face Time falls exasperatingly short, despite the clever wordplay of its title.
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