total span

total span

[′tōd·əl ′span]
(anthropology)
An anthropometric determination of the distance between the tips of the middle fingers at maximum arm stretch without straining.
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The bridge crosses a natural water course and has a total span of 16.
He said that 132 buildings comprising police lines, stations and posts will be constructed in a total span of five years with Rs.
The total span of arch-the measurement by which natural bridges are ranked-is 210.
The plans forsee a boost of the length of already-controversial tracks with close to 200%, raising their total span from 133 km to 333 km, as stated by ruling GERB party MP Lyuben Tatarski, former mayor of local town of Razlog.
The 3 billion Dirham (US$ 817 million) Dubai Lagoon project is more than two years behind schedule and is supposed to in total span seven
Oregon, however, has led in only one of its four road games, for a total span of 5:06 at ASU.
Starting with the first parts being made, production of each Raptor takes a total span of approximately 30 months.
Again, facts and circumstances will determine the true nature of the expense; however, the IRS realizes that some locations may be so sporadic or infrequent that it would be impractical or unreasonable to focus solely on the expectation of the total span of employment at the location in applying the one-year test.
Concina's book is also the first study of the total span of Venetian history to integrate -- indeed to develop -- Tafuri's studies of the ideological dimension of architectural fashion, and the occasional strategic recourse to architectural innovation or conservatism.
The total span of such topology will be (according to the table)--285 meters.
Gauldin's concentration on the tonal axis of tonic and dominant is a consequence of his overtly Schenkerian concept of tonality; as he explains in chapter 9, tonality may be understood "as the melodic and harmonic extension of the opening tonic within the total span of the composition" (p.
This objective is fully achieved in this volume, which presents different aspects of popular culture in Brazil's northeastern state of Bahia, for a period of two centuries, which is rather long if we consider the total span of Brazilian history as it relates to western civilization.