transit time


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transit time

the time required for ingesta to pass through the gastrointestinal tract; a shorter transit time is seen in conditions associated with gut hypermotility, such as diarrhea. Delayed passage from any cause results in a longer transit time.
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FedEx Express announced it has shortened the transit times between Germany and Bulgaria, thereby improving its range of services in Eastern Europe.
The network change will mean a sailing from Jebel Ali direct to Mediterranean ports, resulting in a faster transit time of up to one week compared to current schedules, the company said in a statement.
The experimental work described here employs a longitudinal ultrasonic wave to measure changes in ultrasonic transit time through a polymer melt during GAIM.
Activia may shorten transit time, but would it help people who suffer from irregularity, bloating, and gas?
Most studies on ocean liner carrier service characteristics--especially those focusing specifically on selection criteria-have shown that shippers do not believe transit time and transit time reliability to be important selection criteria (Lu 2003; Lu 2000; Durvasula, Lysonski, and Mehta 2000; Brooks 1995; Brooks 1993).
In addition to the above bandwidth dividend from switching, both inter-shelf and intra-shelf switching reduce FC-AL transit time and thereby increase the inherent efficiency of the back-end buses.
Advances in transit time technology have broadened the types of liquids that transit time flowmeters can handle.
Time Delta S Version 3 clamp-on transit time ultrasonic flow meter technology is a fully automatic transmission method and wave pattern selector based on fluid process properties for measuring flow rate.
The relationship between longitudinal stress wave transit time and wood moisture content (MC) was examined as a potential means of estimating MC control points in dry kiln schedules for lumber.
Suppose, for example, a warehouse processes all the orders for which it has inventory in one day and that the average transit time is an additional day.
NUMBER OF SHORTEST TRANSIT TIME IMPROVEMENTS WAREHOUSES AVERAGE DISTANCE TO THE AT 500 MILES US POPULATION PER DAY (Miles) (Days) (Days) (%) 1 797 1.