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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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Modern creatures that have a similar variability in tooth length typically bite and hold their prey, Burnham says.
6) Tooth length and spacing: Baird (1957) underlined the role of dredge teeth not only on scallop selection, but also on by-catch quantities and substrate fragments.
Using tooth length, corrected for shrinkage, we found that the age profile of the Tophet infants peaked between 1 and 1.