Examples of interval in a Sentence
a three-month interval between jobs
There might be long intervals during which nothing happens.
The sun shone for brief intervals throughout the day.
There will be a 20-minute interval between acts one and two.
Recent Examples of interval from the Web
Tie the stems to the stake at regular intervals using strips of soft cloth.
Act like it by taking infomercial-style before-and-after photos at regular intervals.
The photo, released by NASA and taken on Jan. 27, shows boulders set at regular intervals within the stripes of light, on top of the flat ground below.
Courier Journal has tapped all that rain data — some 48,000 data points collected in 5-minute intervals — to show how much rain fell each day, and where.
Orangetheory Fitness offers a 60-minute interval workout that includes fitness training and cardio sessions for all fitness levels.
Under the amendment, the training of hotel and restaurant employees would be required upon hiring and at regular intervals thereafter.
That event lasted from dawn until dusk, a roughly 14-hour period in which Escobar, Oguri and a pair of brass bands circled the lake, performing at regular intervals.
Either take the hotel's free shuttle which runs at regular intervals throughout the day to Mallory Square (the main square that hosts the nightly sunset celebration), or rent one of the hotel's signature blue bikes for a short ride into town.
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INTERVAL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of interval for English Language Learners
: a period of time between events
music : the difference in pitch between two notes
INTERVAL Defined for Kids
Definition of interval for Students
- There was a short interval between shows.
- Signs were posted at regular intervals.
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