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duration

[də′rā·shən]
(mechanics)
A basic concept of kinetics which is expressed quantitatively by time measured by a clock or comparable mechanism.
(oceanography)
The interval of time of the rising or falling tide, or the length of time of flood or ebb tidal currents.
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Short consonants in this position have the same duration as do short consonants between the first and second syllable.
The research team found that long duration floods first require high flow conditions in rivers created by recurrent high-intensity rainfall events, which is then followed by a large stable long-lived low-pressure system -a storm cell.
The duration of the traffic signal is increased or decreased depending on traffic densities in a particular area.
A total of 100 subjects were taken, 50 patients of Type 2 DM with duration of diabetes 5 years or more, with a fasting blood sugar level [greater than or equal to]126 mg/dL and postprandial blood sugar level [greater than or equal to]200 mg/dL, visiting ESIC Hospital and another 50 patients suffering from Type 2 DM with duration of diabetes being <5 years.
In association with incident stroke, there were significant interactions between sleep duration and race as well as sleep duration and race-sex groups.
Duration of this study was 5 months from February 2017 to June 2017.
Adequate and effective sleep duration is the foundation of sleep health for children.
Results showed that the average sleep duration for all participants was 441 minutes or 7.35 hours per day; and only 2.2 percent met or exceeded the recommended average sleep duration for their age group: 9 hours per day for ages 11 to 13 and 8 hours per day for those 14 to 17.
Flight duration: 5 hours Price: Dh1,800 per person Duration: 3 nights, 4 days
ISLAMABAD -- While sleep duration matter a lot, it is specifically vital for kidney disease patients, according to a new study.
[U.S.A.], May 04 (ANI): While sleep duration matter a lot, it is specifically vital for kidney disease patients.
* To find out the interaction among gender, duration of marital life and type of couples in relation to their egocentrism area of mental health