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  • noun

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a limited or specific period of time during which something happens, lasts, or extends

the period during which someone or something exists

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A comparison of the western and eastern peripheries of Estonia revealed that in Saaremaa (western periphery) the unstressed vowel in a secondary-stressed foot has generally lengthened, and the duration ratios in the secondary-stressed foot are similar to those of the primary-stressed foot.
It is also noteworthy that body weight and waist circumference improved similarly across all active groups, regardless of intensity or duration of exercise.
Jeffrey Gundlach, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of DoubleLine Capital LP, and Vitaliy Liberman, a portfolio manager on DoubleLine's mortgage-backed securities team, are the portfolio managers of the DoubleLine Long Duration Total Return Bond Fund ("the Fund").
Notification of extension in duration of tribunals will be issued within one or two days.
The duration channel also arises from the existence of preferred habitat investors, and it likely existed during the pre-Fed era.
The prevalence of medical comorbidities and high-risk behaviors varied based on sleep duration; those with very short sleep duration were at greater risk for all conditions, compared with those with either short or normal sleep duration, the investigators noted.
They explain that "rather than weakening affective episodes over time, duration knowledge actually intensifies them, rendering a positive experience more pleasurable and a negative experience more aversive.
2) The duration measure and the durations of the important assets held by life insurers such as bonds, mortgages, stocks, and real estate have been investigated extensively in the finance literature.
The researchers previously investigated the effect of sleep duration on weight in children, finding that short sleep duration increases the risk of overweight and obesity in this population as well.
The median duration of any breast-feeding was considerably longer in 2003 than in 1994 (31 vs.
The median (range) duration of virus excretion in sputa and stools was 21 (14-52) and 27 (16-126) days, respectively.
The current duration approach, another approach not mentioned by Tingen et al.
In order to test theoretical accounts of the cover-stimulus effect, two groups of investigators have manipulated the duration of the cover stimulus.
Symptom charts were used to track the duration and severity of each patient's symptoms.