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wear period

1. The maximum length of time that a radiation badge is worn before it is exchanged and the dose of radiation is measured.
2. The length of time that a transdermal medication delivery system is applied to the skin before it should be removed or replaced.
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There'll be audience participation too, with everyone invited to join in the old-fashioned entertainment and encouraged to wear period costume.
The orchestra and singers wear period costume and you can dine in the grandest of surroundings on recreated 18th Century dishes (lemon cream soup with cinnamon, breast of roasted capon and honey parfait) for pounds 32 (wine from pounds 17 a bottle).
Performances will take place twice daily to coincide with Barry Tall Ships Week and spectators will be encouraged to wear period dress.
Today, singing in a Gullah dialect, the performers wear period outfits and hats as they strive to reproduce the sights, sounds and sanctuary-shaking rhythms of a religious tradition enjoyed by generations of African-Americans in the Lowcountry.
At the beginning of the wear study, workers received a rotation plan showing which headgear should be worn each morning and afternoon of the three-week wear period.
They will wear period costume, use period implements (found by scouring through a lot of Amish catalogs), and could only bring reading material published before 1870.
At the same time, primitive his tackle is not, nor does he normally wear period clothing or hunt only with old-time gear.
Some of them have this idea that I'm going make them wear period costumes and play period music.