interval of rest

See: absence, leave
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It was not half written, when, in an interval of rest, I thought of returning home.
After an interval of rest Mercy was aroused by the shutting of a glass door at the far end of the conservatory.
and then, above the rumbling in the chimney, and the fast pattering on the glass, was heard a wailing, rushing sound, which shook the walls as though a giant's hand were on them; then a hoarse roar as if the sea had risen; then such a whirl and tumult that the air seemed mad; and then, with a lengthened howl, the waves of wind swept on, and left a moment's interval of rest.
It must not be supposed that the interval of rest and seclusion of which I am now writing, entirely suspended, on my part, all pursuit of the one absorbing purpose with which my thoughts and actions are associated in these pages.
Then there was an interval of rest under boughs (such rest
1] for 12 wks) with a 48-hr interval of rest between each session.
The strength training has as finality the increase of muscular strength, improves or quality assurance of the technical gesture, for both these objectives to be achieved, makes it necessary a perfect interaction between the intervening variables for strength gains, intensity, volume, density and the interval of rest between series.