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length

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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

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.
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The meeting also approved widening and restoration of 1.69 kilometers lengthy road from Kanju Chowk, Rafi Qamar Road to Civil Hospital Bahawalpur which will cost Rs 119.86 million.
In a submission to MSPs on Holyrood's justice committee, SCPOSA complained that "disproportionate, lengthy and damaging inquiries appear to be undertaken with no route of challenge".
Iran's deputy foreign minister, Abbas Araqchi said the judicial process of Iran's complaint against the US at the International Court of Justice and its demand for the suspension of US sanctions recently re-imposed on Tehran will be lengthy, Tasnim news agency reported Aug.
However, Spurs have granted him permission to play this time around, in the hope that victory will ensure they are not deprived of a key player for a lengthy part of the season.
He was responding to a news report in The Star earlier today citing the detainee's husband, Hasan Jambai, who accused the police of violating his wife's human rights by holding her for such a lengthy period without pressing charges.
Haj tour operators say most of pilgrims fall in old age category; first they have to pass through a lengthy process of immigration and narcotics clearance at Pakistani airports.
ADM is keen to continue working with its partners in raising public awareness of abandoned vehicles in public areas and facilities for lengthy periods.
There were lengthy tailbacks through Forthside for drivers who also had to cope with the part-closure of Kerse Road for bridge replacement work.
He said they accepted the Speaker's statement that the turmoil in Parliament was planned and organized because the Prime Minister came with a lengthy statement instead of tabling the PCoI report in parliament.
ANDERLECHT have confirmed Everton striker Henry Onyekuru needs surgery on a knee injury and faces a lengthy spell on the sidelines.
Senior Vice Chairman Sheikh Luqman Amin said the government was constantly creating frameworks involving lengthy procedures, complex methodologies and such conditions that could never be fulfilled.
A MAN is facing lengthy hospital treatment after being attacked in a Dewsbury street.