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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
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The challenge in developing forecasting functions such as the regression equation with a cycle length of 24 is identifying the value of 24.
The cycle length is approximately 8-10 years the same as found by Scott and Judge (2000).
The crop cycle length (the number of years of harvest which can be obtained from one planting of sugarcane) varies from one region to another.
The average cycle length is about six to seven years (Smith and Gahin 1983; Venezian 1985; Cummins and Outreville 1987).
He says that because additional time is required to allow pedestrians to cross the street, the next best cycle length is 100 seconds, and that minimizes vehicle stops while providing the necessary pedestrian crossing time.
Most women have some variation in their cycle length.
Whelan, now at the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health in Cincinnati, concludes that women with extremes in cycle length probably possess "some hormonal disturbance that not only gives them a wacky cycle .
13) On all six figures, in addition to the standard frequency scale, we also present the corresponding time scale indicating cycle length in quarters.
p(1) = p(2) = 8) and a 168-hour cycle length and for five days work per cycle of seven, the procedures described will yield optimal solutions in the general scheduling problem of p consecutive work periods per cycle of n.
12207/4046 - Focal Impulse and Rotor Modulation-Guided Ablation More Efficiently Prolongs Atrial Fibrillation Cycle Length than Convention Ablation
The optimum cycle length was approximated with the well-known Webster's equation (5) when traffic flow density is close to peak hour:
The new criteria, called STRAW-10, offer more detail on the characteristics of flow and cycle length at each stage, along with corresponding endocrine changes.