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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


a span designated for a given activity


Synonyms for period

an amount of time

Related Words

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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Oral antiarrhythmic agents were discontinued following an approximate three month blanking period after the procedure.
When comparing technologies/techniques these endpoints have obvious limitations like discrepancies in the definition of recurrence, recurrence rate being heavily dependent on the definition, the method of follow-up, and definition of blanking period. In retrospective studies, especially, these endpoints are prone to bias.
For the proposed architecture, there is no dependence on a row blanking period and for a frame size of 640 x 480, the maximum frame speed is around 420 frames per second.
The ventricular safety option has been introduced for crosstalk prevention immediately following the ventricular blanking period, where the detection of an atrial impulse in the ventricular channel triggers a ventricular pulse 120 ms after the event.
To minimize the influence of pre- and post-occlusion target velocity information, uniformly accelerated motion, or randomized duration of the blanking periods were used in further studies [[3]], though predictable target trajectories were used.