What is teatime?

  • (noun): A light midafternoon meal of tea and sandwiches or cakes.
    Synonyms: tea, afternoon tea

Some articles on teatime:

English Cuisine - Meals - Afternoon Tea
... A formal teatime meal is now often an accompaniment to tourism, particularly in Devon and Cornwall, where comestibles may include scones with jam ... Generally, however, the teatime meal has been replaced by snacking, or simply dispensed with ...
Colin Watson (writer) - Miss Teatime
... Colin Watson's characters is without doubt Miss Lucilla Edith Cavell Teatime, that most ladylike of con-women whose occasional lapses into verbal vulgarity make her ... of four of Colin Watson's Flaxborough novels, Lucy Teatime was portrayed by Brenda Bruce ...
Auditors Of Reality - Appearances in The Discworld Novels
... destroy the Hogfather, whom they see as a symbol of humanity's 'messy' creativity, and hire Mr Teatime, an Assassin, for the job ... Teatime steals millions of teeth from the Tooth Fairy's castle, and, through sympathetic magic, takes control of the children to whom the teeth belong, forcing them to cease ... When Susan Sto Helit, Death's granddaughter, stops Teatime, the Auditors break their own Rules by sending a few of their number to attack the Hogfather directly ...
Hogfather - Plot Summary
... the Assassin's Guild, and commission the services of Mr Teatime, whose particular brand of insane genius makes him an ideal candidate for the assassination of ... travel to the land of the Tooth Fairy where they discover that Jonathan Teatime has 'killed' the Hogfather by collecting millions of children's teeth and using them to control the ... Afterwards, Teatime tracks Susan to the Gaiters' nursery, but is killed by Susan using the nursery poker, which passes through Death because "it only kills monsters" ...
Croquet Project - Virtual Machine - Synchronization Architecture
... TeaTime is a scalable real-time multi-user architecture that is the basis for Croquet's object-object communication and synchronization ... Thus, TeaTime is designed to allow for a great deal of adaptability and resilience and works on a heterogeneous set of resources ... Key elements of the TeaTime synchronization architecture include A coordinated universal timebase embedded in communication protocol Replicated, versioned objects that unify replicated computation and ...