transit time


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transit time

[′trans·ət ‚tīm]
(electronics)
The time required for an electron or other charge carrier to travel between two electrodes in an electron tube or transistor.
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The new service saves over nine days of transit time compared to traditional ocean freight destinations such as Hamburg or Rotterdam.
Gold Star Line is pleased to announce the new China-Korea-Philippine Service (CKP), offering best-in-market transit time and convenient calls suited to customers' needs.
The DXN portable ultrasonic flow and heat meter features hybrid metering technology that automatically switches between transit time and Doppler modes.
To determine the usefulness of BIPS as an alternative to barium suspension in measuring gastrointestinal (GI) transit time for avian species, ventrodorsal radiographs were used to follow the passage of BIPS and 30% barium sulfate suspension through the GI tracts of domestic pigeons (Columba livia).
FedEx has also reduced the transit time from Plovdiv to Germany, with shipments now being delivered within one business day.
The improved transit time will assist traders shipping cargo to this lucrative market," Rodricks said.
In addition to being related to ultrasonic velocity in the polymer, transit time is also related to path length.
Speeding up transit time "can lead to a reduction in the quantity of gas present in the digestive tract and a reduction of the bloating sensation in healthy individuals," says Miguel Freitas, Dannon's scientific affairs manager.
A palm-size recording device worn for the next day or two records radio signals from the SmartPill passing through a patient's GI tract, capturing information such as pH, temperature, pressure and total transit time.
The findings produce direct evidence that dramatic differences in carrier transit time and transit time reliability, also referred to collectively as transit time performance, prevail across major trade lanes.
Formerly taking 7-12 days, National Air Cargo cut transit time to 48 hours for door-to-door delivery.
Richard Miller, assistant vice president of the Mexican branch of BNSF said in published remarks, "The new service offers seven- or eight-day transit time between Los Angeles or Chicago to and from Mexico City and Guadalajara.