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width

 [width]
the extent of something from side to side.
pulse width the duration of a pacing impulse, usually expressed in milliseconds.

width

(width, with),
Wideness; the distance from one side of an object or area to the other.
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In all species, there was a strong correlation between the width of the heart and the width of the thorax and between the length of the carina and the length of the heart.
A maximum arbor width is specified, normally between 12 and 24 inches.
The use of two sensors for width measurement (figure 4) allows profiling over the edge of the material for optimum quality control.
In current mode detection, counting statistics appears as the RMS width in the sample distribution, due to the fluctuation in the number of electrons produced at the photocathode of the VPD, as a result of the quasi instantaneous amount of energy deposited in the CsI crystal.
That allows for the normal width of the primary channel containing the solids bed to remain the same after the lead change.
The direct digital, open loop scheme avoids the non-linearity caused by pulse width timing resolution limitations of silicon technology and does not use complex delta-sigma modulation, linearizing feedback loops, DSP error-correction or predictive error-compensating circuitry.
A width extends across a portion of the width of the nonwoven article.
Since the length of the shoe determines the nip width, SNC produces longer dwell time than either hard nip or soft nip calendering, but at reduced maximum nip pressure.
An earlier model of line width covers the limit of very small, weak defects where the magnetization is expected to behave mostly uniformly.
Based on universal standard ANSI C++, the new integer and fixed-point Algorithmic C datatypes offer the best of both worlds, allowing algorithm and system designers to specify arbitrary bit widths while improving simulation performance by 10-200x versus other datatypes such as SystemC.
The DE00001 can be used with an existing Scan-A-Line width measurement system or be configured as a stand-alone system.