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for the duration

For the entire period of time that something lasts. Oh, we've already stayed in the house through four weeks of construction, so we're here for the duration! Emma isn't the type of friend who will abandon you when things get tough—she's here for the duration.

for the duration

for the whole time that something continues; for the entire period of time required for something to be completed; for as long as something takes. We are in this war for the duration. However long it takes, we'll wait. We are here for the duration.

for the duˈration

(informal) until the end of a particular situation: Kate has the flu so badly that she’s confined to her room for the duration.
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The mean duration of the short geminate between V1 and V2 in the words tikadon and vikatoks is nearly the same (126 and 127 ms), being similar to the short geminate duration in disyllabic words with the same structure (in disyllabic words like tapab 'he/she kills' the short geminate duration was 131 ms; Lehiste, Teras, Ernstreits, Lippus, Pajusalu, Tuisk, Viitso 2008: 134).
It is also possible to predict how long the duration of flooding and inundation will be, they said.
In this study, we compared the NCV of 50 Type 2 diabetic patients with duration of diabetes being 5 years or more (mean age 54.14 [+ or -] 8.36 years) and 50 Type 2 diabetic patients with duration of diabetes being <5 years (mean age 52.62 [+ or -] 7.90 years).
Albuminuria progressed and grade of retinopathy increased with duration of diabetes.
Interrupted time series and least squares were used to study the variation tendency of sleep duration with age.
According to the study, both shorter sleep duration and lower sleep efficiency were associated with increased levels of overall and abdominal fat deposition, associations that persisted after adjustments for physical activity, television viewing and consumption of fast foods or sweetened beverages.
Flight duration: 3 hours, C 47 minutes Price: Dh2,399 per person Duration: 3 nights, 4 days
There was an inverted U-shaped relationship between sleep duration and HRQOL so that those who slept less than 5 hours/day or more than 9 hours/day had lower HRQOL.
According to a study conducted by the American Society of Nephrology, sleep duration may influence the health-related quality of life (HRQOL) experienced by individuals with chronic kidney disease (CKD).
* To examine the interaction among gender, duration of marital life and type of couples in relation to their expression area of mental health.
This article illustrates how duration can be applied to farmers' balance sheets.
Methods: In this validation study, we included 135 neonates with suspected diagnosis of sepsis within duration of nine months from September 2016 to May2017 in Children Hospital Multan.
The severity increased as the duration of diabetes increased.
The duration of peer review in GAIA is very short compared to most other scientific journals.
This article reviews the evidence for duration dependence in job-finding rates and its implications for the unemployment duration distribution.