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A time cycle is a Colonial measurement of time.
Time cycle, or sometimes "cycle", is a term for "day". The plural form is time cycles, or cycles.
- In "Fire in Space", Lieutenant Boomer states that he was on furlon for the next "24 centares", which may be akin to a pilot saying that he or she was on furlon for 24 hours (one Earth day).