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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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We defined stride length during treadmill walking as the horizontal distance from toe-off to the following heel contact of the same leg (i.
In the case of the athletes, the researchers had data on speed and stride length but not limb length, which led Ruiz to modify the equation so that this piece of data was not needed.
html) Pistorius took 92 steps, while the victorious Oliveira took 98 ; with his stride rate rather than stride length proving significant in the eventual result.
The researchers found that study participants with lower cadence, velocity and amplitude of the stride length experienced significantly larger declines in global cognition, memory and executive function.
Previous investigators have reported greater stride frequency with a reduced stride length for individuals who run in bare feet or for individuals who run using a midfoot or forefoot strike pattern.
Part of this analysis includes the effect on stride length and frequency on performance.
The sparse Indian fan base had their jaws gaping as in the final moments of the race Jin increased her stride length rapidly.
A race horse that has an increase in stride length can get to the winning post quicker, a show jumper who only takes three strides instead of four between obstacles will get round in a faster time.
If a column is led by a soldier who is six foot six, his stride length will be a lot for even for a person of average height to keep up with.
Stride length Move your legs back and forth by 16 or 19 inches.
There's natural ability, followed by working on strength, and then maximizing their stride length - putting them up and putting them down," Doherty High boys' coach Wendy Fenner said.
In order for me to beat Usain Bolt I have to improve my stride length.