The definition of time-release refers to something that happens slowly over time, such as a medication that gradually releases a drug over a period of time.
A sleeping pill that gradually releases the active drug ingredients over the course of the night is an example of a time-release medication.
of or characterized by the gradual release of active ingredients: a time-release antihistamine capsule
Variant of timed-release
- Alternative spelling of timed-release.
- Alternatively, you can use time-release fertilizer pellets.