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    at different times equally separated from one another

    A occurs at 0:00.
    B occurs at 8:00.
    C occurs at 16:00.

    I combined the three sentences as follows:
    "A,B,C occurs at different times equally separated from one another. "
    Is this sentence correct?
    If you have any idea, please let me know.

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    Re: at different times equally separated from one another

    They occur at eight-hour intervals

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    Re: at different times equally separated from one another

    Thank you reply.
    But I want to express in general way, not using a specific number such as eight hours.

    "A,B,C occurs at different times equally separated from one another. "

    Is my translation incorrect?

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    Re: at different times equally separated from one another

    In that case, how about this:

    They occur at regular intervals.

    Your translation doesn't sound natural to me- you trying to describe the process in words, but that doesn't strike me as the way I'd do it. If I wrestle with your description it does make sense, but it's hard work on the reader. 'Interval' is the term for the time between stages of a process or iterations, so I'd try to make that fit the specifics of what you're trying to describe.

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