I have problem understanding the exact meaning of phrases like the following examples in which the word notice is used after a period of time (e.g. month, week or 10 day) appended with a apostrophe or apostrophe + s.

at least two weeks’ notice shall be given

at a moment's notice

Does it mean "a notice before the given period of time?"


'Notice' has many meanings. In this context, as per Dictionary,

A notification by one of the parties to an agreement, as for employment, that the agreement will terminate on a specified date.

Generally "xxxxxx's notice" means saying in advance about a particular time frame, by which/ within which something should be done. For Example,

at least two week's notice shall be given,

means that a prior notification will be given with a time frame of 2 weeks to complete a task.

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