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SECOND. A measure equal to one sixtieth part of a minute. Vide Measure.

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Otherwise we are dealing with syllables of the second duration, but only in position of (secondary) stress.
Repeat with 30 second duration for exercises and 1 minute skipping
From the Fig.5 it can be seen that the maximum pressure for the 10 degree ATDC injection was observed to be 62.73 bar at maximum load for 9000 micro second duration of injection strategy.
The exposure timer was not reproducible at 0.25 seconds to meet the demands of the more sensitive film used today, but with the addition of a longer cone and aluminum filtration, a proper 1.25 second duration rendered a respectable 4.0% variation.
From the fact that if the second duration scale is transferred into the pitch time-realm an overtone series results, Stockhausen saw confirmation of the hypothesis of a structural family relationship between pitch and duration.

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