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ex·pec·tance

 (ĭk-spĕk′təns)
n.
Expectancy.
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expectance

noun
The condition of looking forward to something, especially with eagerness:
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Determination of characteristic stresses and residual life expectance of preservative treated hardwood and softwood poles.
This was largely the result of its more European-focused rival, TNT, reporting difficult trading conditions and expectance to miss its financial targets, with bad news spreading across the sector.
The only remaining assets totaled approximately $8,000, and we showed how they would need that amount for the remainder of their life expectance.
The aquifer is fine but the wells' life expectance has depleted significantly.
When it comes to fright the renowned psychoanalyst contends that "it seems really to possess a special meaning, which emphasizes the effects of a danger which is precipitated without any expectance or readiness of fear.
Members of Sewa Shakti project in the city and youngsters from the Hindu Swayemsevak Sangh Coventry played their part in Sewa Day, which promotes voluntary work without expectance of reward.
RG) George North v Chris Ashton While they may not line up directly opposite each other they will both have the same sort of expectance but on their shoulders.
The resistance to the close--range killing of one's own species is so great that it is often sufficient to overcome the cumulative influences of the instinct for self--protection, the coercive forces of leadership, the expectance of peers, and the obligation to preserve the lives of comrades.
A speaker at the upcoming marcus evans Private Wealth Management APAC Summit 2012, in Macao, China, 29 - 31 October, Menegatti discusses the expectance of a deleveraging cycle in the global economy and what assets private wealth managers in the region should focus on.
The average life expectance in the United States was less than 74 years Now it's nearly 79.
In addition, table 4 illustrates the school life expectance in Latin American countries.
There is an expression of expectance on his face: he is waiting for the Muse to speak.