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duration

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1 the period during which something exists, lasts, or is in progress
  • for the whole duration of the speech the bored audience fidgeted

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2 uninterrupted or lasting existence
  • scientists warning that the very duration of our civilization depends upon finding a solution to this major environmental problem

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The first known use of duration was in the 14th century

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“Duration.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/duration. Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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