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shelf life

noun

Simple Definition of shelf life

  • : the length of time that food may be stored and still be good to eat

  • : the length of time during which something or someone lasts or remains popular

Full Definition of shelf life

  1. :  the period of time during which a material may be stored and remain suitable for use; broadly :  the period of time during which something lasts or remains popular

1927

First Known Use of shelf life

1927


Medical Dictionary

shelf life

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noun \ˈshelf-ˌ\

Medical Definition of shelf life

  1. :  the period of time during which a material (as a food or drug) may be stored and remain suitable for use




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