elapsed time

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e·lapsed time

The measured duration of an event.
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Noun1.elapsed time - the time that elapses while some event is occurring
period, period of time, time period - an amount of time; "a time period of 30 years"; "hastened the period of time of his recovery"; "Picasso's blue period"
one-way light time, OWLT - the elapsed time it takes for light (or radio signals) to travel between the Earth and a celestial object
round-trip light time, RTLT - the elapsed time it takes for a signal to travel from Earth to a spacecraft (or other body) and back to the starting point
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Keep score point-by-point, view current set score, post-match score summary by set, serve indicator, tie-break scoring option, and elapsed time (with pause function).
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He also won the final race with an elapsed time of 4.
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In the introduction, Walton includes a valuable description of the "Rhomberg Internal Clock" method of field testing for possible drug use, a procedure that capitalizes on a user's common inability to accurately determine elapsed time.
When a kid takes the hall pass, a dock on the pass and the teacher's desk cradle keeps track of the elapsed time spent away from the markerboard lesson.
The sticker (called a TIMEtoken) expires automatically by turning red after elapsed time of one day, one week, or one month.
The Modeler Status feature reports elapsed time, time remaining, and amount of material used while the job is running.
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DRIVE: 85 yards on three plays, 42 seconds elapsed time.