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length

noun breadth, continuance, dimension, distance lengthwise, elongation, expanse, expansion, extensiveness, extent, lengthiness, limit, long-windedness, magnitude, measure, measurement, proportion, range, reach, size, span, stretch
Associated concepts: length of memoranda of law, term limit
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Final models for birth weight and crown-heel length included all of the variables in models for length of gestation, except that total DAPs replaced dimethyl phosphate levels.
Table 3 presents the mean birth-weight of newborns in relation to different categorized values of MUAC, chest circumference, head circumference, and crown-heel length.
Mean birth weight and crown-heel length of subjects by gender and gestational age GA (weeks) M/F Birth weight (g), mean [+ or -] SD Males Females 37 62/59 3 008 [+ or -] 553 2 997 [+ or -] 590 38 101/79 3 257 [+ or -] 549 3 145 [+ or -] 504 39 102/103 3 345 [+ or -] 552 3 219 [+ or -] 523 40 128/106 3 370 [+ or -] 497 3 229 [+ or -] 455 41 35.