|1.||[ noun ] the period of time during which something continues|
|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|
|3.||[ noun ] continuance in time|
"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|