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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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Facilities should also expect more denials of Medicaid applications, since families will likely be unable to produce all required documentation dating back five years and/or explain all transactions during that period.
163-7(d) provides that the accrual period for AHYDO purposes must be the same one used for OID accruals (the OID rules are generally contained in Secs.
To define the incubation period for Andes virus infection, we identified 20 patients with a well-defined period of exposure to a high-risk area among 106 persons with HCPS enrolled in research protocols (treatment interventions, contact studies, quantitative viremia during HCPS) or interviewed by 1 of the authors.
Thus, improvement exchanges may still be safely completed under the Code as long as the property to be improved and acquired as one's replacement property has not been owned by the taxpayer any time during the preceding 18-month period.
The Kings led 2-0 after 16 minutes, on goals by Derek Armstrong and Dustin Brown, but the Ducks regained some momentum with a goal by Petr Sykora in the final minute of the first period.
Every three weeks, over the nine-week period, students chose their best products from their working folders to put into their portfolios.
This Statement requires employers to disclose a description of the termination benefit arrangement, the cost of the termination benefits (required in the period in which the employer becomes obligated if that information is not otherwise identifiable from information displayed on the face of the financial statements), and significant methods and assumptions used to determine termination benefit liabilities.
Modified Canyback Term and Condition: The IRS determined that the purpose of the Original Carryback Term and Condition would not be frustrated if the exception to that term were expanded to include short periods of less than nine months, provided that the short-period NOL or CL were less than the NOL or CL for the 12-month period beginning with the short period's first day.
Section 103 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act directs the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board to adopt an auditing standard that requires each registered public accounting firm to retain for a period of not less than seven years audit workpapers and other information that support the conclusions in the auditor's report.
Since I teach classes in the second, third, and fourth periods, I have two office aides come in for the first period and a single aide in for the second, third, fourth, and sixth periods.
25) If a rental agreement does not provide a specific allocation of fixed rent, the amount of fixed rent allocated to a rental period is the amount of fixed rent payable during that period.
But when you sit down and think about it, you may find that the average collection period is closer to 60 days.
Throughout the five-year period, most of the above retail services were offered by more than 90 percent of banks (table 1).
During this period, a disability claimant is allowed to keep both the income earned from work and the full disability benefit.