1. [ noun ] the period of time during which something continues
Synonyms: continuance
Related terms: time_period span clocking residence_time rule stretch longueur value time_scale continue
2. [ noun ] the property of enduring or continuing in time
Synonyms: continuance
Related terms: time
3. [ noun ] continuance in time
Synonyms: length

"the ceremony was of short duration" "he complained about the length of time required"

Related terms: temporal_property permanence brevity longness lengthiness impermanence shortness endlessness long short