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Synonyms for period

Synonyms for period

a specific length of time characterized by the occurrence of certain conditions or events

a particular time notable for its distinctive characteristics

an interval regarded as a distinct evolutionary or developmental unit

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a span designated for a given activity

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Synonyms for period

an amount of time

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the interval taken to complete one cycle of a regularly repeating phenomenon

(ice hockey) one of three divisions into which play is divided in hockey games

a unit of geological time during which a system of rocks formed

the end or completion of something

the monthly discharge of blood from the uterus of nonpregnant women from puberty to menopause

a punctuation mark (.) placed at the end of a declarative sentence to indicate a full stop or after abbreviations

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The devices support header and blanking periods in ASK mode, as required by typical protocols used in the USA with a telegram pause length up to 52 ms.
Zero Display Noise : Performs touch sensing during display blanking periods enabling best-in-class noise mitigation and capacitive sensing performance
Display Noise Immunity : Provides highest display noise immunity by performing touch sensing during display blanking periods.
Unlike alternatives that relegate control data into the blanking periods or small gaps between video frames, National's proprietary back-channel technology delivers continuous, real-time communication between several remote camera heads and the ECU.