Duration - Crossword Clue

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LENGTH
LIFESPAN
SPAN
STRETCH
TERM
TIME
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LENGTH
  1. a section of something that is long and narrow; "a length of timber"; "a length of tubing"
  2. continuance in time; "the ceremony was of short duration"; "he complained about the length of time required"
  3. the linear extent in space from one end to the other; the longest dimension of something that is fixed in place; "the length of the table was 5 feet"
  4. size of the gap between two places; "the distance from New York to Chicago"; "he determined the length of the shortest line segment joining the two points"
  5. the property of being the extent of something from beginning to end; "the editor limited the length of my article to 500 words"
LIFESPAN
  1. the period during which something is functional (as between birth and death); "the battery had a short life"; "he lived a long and happy life"
SPAN
  1. the distance or interval between two points
  2. a unit of length based on the width of the expanded human hand (usually taken as 9 inches)
  3. two items of the same kind
  4. to cover or extend over an area or time period; "Rivers traverse the valley floor", "The parking lot spans 3 acres"; "The novel spans three centuries"
  5. the complete duration of something; "the job was finished in the span of an hour"
  6. the act of sitting or standing astride
  7. a structure that allows people or vehicles to cross an obstacle such as a river or canal or railway etc.
STRETCH
  1. the act of physically reaching or thrusting out
  2. extension to or beyond the ordinary limit; "running at full stretch"; "by no stretch of the imagination"; "beyond any stretch of his understanding"
  3. exercise designed to extend the limbs and muscles to their full extent
  4. easily stretched; "stretch hosiery"
  5. extend one's limbs or muscles, or the entire body; "Stretch your legs!"; "Extend your right arm above your head"
  6. a straightaway section of a racetrack
  7. having an elongated seating area; "a stretch limousine"
  8. extend one's body or limbs; "Let's stretch for a minute--we've been sitting here for over 3 hours"
  9. the capacity for being stretched
  10. Slang. A term of imprisonment: served a two-year stretch.
  11. increase in quantity or bulk by adding a cheaper substance; "stretch the soup by adding some more cream"; "extend the casserole with a little rice"
  12. a large and unbroken expanse or distance; "
TERM
  1. name formally or designate with a term
  2. (architecture) a statue or a human bust or an animal carved out of the top of a square pillar; originally used as a boundary marker in ancient Rome
  3. any distinct quantity contained in a polynomial; "the general term of an algebraic equation of the n-th degree"
  4. a word or expression used for some particular thing; "he learned many medical terms"
  5. one of the substantive phrases in a logical proposition; "the major term of a syllogism must occur twice"
  6. (usually plural) a statement of what is required as part of an agreement; "the contract set out the conditions of the lease"; "the terms of the treaty were generous"
  7. a limited period of time; "a prison term"; "he left school before the end of term"
  8. the end of gestation or point at which birth is imminent; "a healthy baby born at full term"
TIME
  1. an instance or single occasion for some event; "this time he succeeded"; "he called four times"; "he could do ten at a clip"
  2. an indefinite period (usually marked by specific attributes or activities); "he waited a long time"; "the time of year for planting"; "he was a great actor in his time"
  3. adjust so that a force is applied and an action occurs at the desired time; "The good player times his swing so as to hit the ball squarely"
  4. a reading of a point in time as given by a clock; "do you know what time it is?"; "the time is 10 o'clock"
  5. regulate or set the time of; "time the clock"
  6. the fourth coordinate that is required (along with three spatial dimensions) to specify a physical event
  7. measure the time or duration of an event or action or the person who performs an action in a certain period of time; "he clocked the runners"
  8. the period of time a prisoner is imprisoned; "he served a prison term of 15 months"; "his sente
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