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Kairos - Time out of Time

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Definition: Kairos - 1. is a Greek word meaning weather. It is used in this meaning in both ancient and modern Greek. - 2. a particular moment in time, which may be the ideal moment of opportunity or for fulfilling a particular quest or need. It is not temporal time, which is referred to by the word "Chronos". It refers to a more philosophical meaning of time and timing, closer to how the word "clmate" may be used in a non-weather way - as in a place having a good business climate.

More on the inner meanings of Kairos.

Pronunciation: CARE-ohs
Also Known As: time, moment of opportunity
Common Misspellings: keros, caros

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