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an expression of the longest dimension of an object, or of the measurement between its two ends.
crown-heel length (CHL) the distance from the crown of the head to the heel in embryos, fetuses, and infants; the equivalent of standing height in older persons.
Measuring an infant's crown-heel length. From Lammon et al., 1996.
crown-rump length (CRL) the distance from the crown of the head to the breech in embryos, fetuses, and infants; the equivalent of sitting height in older subjects.
cycle length in cardiac pacing terminology, the time interval in milliseconds from one event to the next; it is the inverse of the intrinsic rate (beats per minute) or the paced rate (pulses per minute).
focal length the distance between a lens and an object from which all rays of light are brought to a focus.

length (l),

(length), Avoid the mispronunciation lenth.
Linear distance between two points.

length

(l ) (length) the longest dimension of an object, or of the measurement between the two ends.
crown-heel length  (CHL) the distance from the crown of the head to the heel in embryos, fetuses, and infants; the equivalent of standing height in older persons.
crown-rump length  (CRL) the distance from the crown of the head to the breech in embryos, fetuses, and infants; the equivalent of sitting height in older persons.
focal length  the distance between a lens and an object from which all rays of light are brought to a focus.

length

The linear distance between 2 points. See Collateral length, Pulse length, Stride length.

length

(length)
Linear distance between two points.

length

(length) Avoid the mispronunciation lenth.
Linear distance between two points.

length,

n the longest measure of an object, or the measurement between the two ends.
length, muscle,
n the variable end-to-end measurement of a muscle. The physical changes in muscle observed in the isotonic and isometric states of contraction are related to the alteration in the striated bands of muscle.
length of stay,
n the expected length of time, usually a median, that institutionalized patients of similar age and diagnosis or condition in a hospital or other health care facility would be expected to remain.
length, tooth,
n the distance along the long axis of the tooth from the apex of the root to the tip, or incisal edge, of the tooth.

length

an expression of the longest dimension of an object, or of the measurement between its two ends.

crown-heel length
the distance from the crown of the head to the heel in embryos, fetuses and neonates.
crown-rump length
the distance from the crown of the head to the point of attachment of the tail.
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1/2] against log(n) to better identify the nonperiodic cycle length, but this procedure merely suggested the cycle length is too long to identify with available data.
The average cycle length of the three lines is about 7.
1992) in the Cracow transect, which showed that the cline for cycle length is of the same width and position as that for enzyme markers.
When the transmitting and receiving phase cycle length is smaller, the proportion of switching overhead and the loss of bandwidth are greater.
According to STRAW-10, most women (and their clinicians) can use the changes in their menstrual pattern to determine how close they are to menopause: late reproductive phase (subtle changes in cycle length and blood flow), early menopause transition (menstrual period 7 or more days early or late), and late menopause transition (the occurrence of more than 60 days between cycles)," Dr.
By contrast, the Clearblue tests would have been conducted on the day of the LH surge in 77 percent of the cycles if a seven-stick pack had been used and start day was based on average cycle length.
Among women with regular menstrual cycles, we examined the association of PBDE levels with cycle length as a continuous variable using linear regression.
Conclusion: In patients with AVNRT undergoing slow pathway ablation, the duration of atrial electrogram >40 ms and slow junctional beats with cycle length >550 ms during the application of RF energy describe the electrophysiological properties of successful slow pathway RF ablation.
Although a significant reduction in system airflow occurred between low-and high-MERV filters in the test systems, identifying a statistical difference in cycle lengths due to filters proved difficult.
The PB30's full-sized, 12-inch cylinder increases cycle length.
5 years Normal range of menarche 10-16 years Normal range between thelarche and ~ 2 years * menarche Length of time until menstruation 2-4 years becomes regular Normal length of menstrual cycle 2-7 dats Average blood loss (range) 40 mL (25-70 mL) Average cycle length range) 28 days (21-45 days) * More than 4 years between events is considered a delay and warrants investigation.
For a cycle length of 120 seconds and at the highest level of turning volume, capacity is about 35 percent higher than for a single intersection.