24-hour interval

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Noun1.24-hour interval - time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis24-hour interval - time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis; "two days later they left"; "they put on two performances every day"; "there are 30,000 passengers per day"
time unit, unit of time - a unit for measuring time periods
tomorrow - the day after today; "what are our tasks for tomorrow?"
today - the day that includes the present moment (as opposed to yesterday or tomorrow); "Today is beautiful"; "did you see today's newspaper?"
yesterday - the day immediately before today; "it was in yesterday's newspapers"
morrow - the next day; "whenever he arrives she leaves on the morrow"
eve - the day before; "he always arrives on the eve of her departure"
date, day of the month - the specified day of the month; "what is the date today?"
date - a particular day specified as the time something happens; "the date of the election is set by law"
daylight, daytime, day - the time after sunrise and before sunset while it is light outside; "the dawn turned night into day"; "it is easier to make the repairs in the daytime"
high noon, midday, noon, noonday, noontide, twelve noon - the middle of the day
night, nighttime, dark - the time after sunset and before sunrise while it is dark outside
60 minutes, hour, hr - a period of time equal to 1/24th of a day; "the job will take more than an hour"
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The drugs were also virtually identical in the number of unformed stools per 24-hour interval, which fell precipitously from 5.
We call for a 24-hour interval in the curfew for the evacuation of those people," Tanbay said on behalf of the group.
For chickens in group A, the 24-hour interval sampling was done 5 minutes before each daily treatment.
Thus, allowing the free flow of supply to either direction in times of high demand occurring in any of the 24-hour interval effectively reducing line rental.
We collected longitudinal arterial blood gas and hourly oxygenation data from intensive care unit charts in a consecutive cohort of 40 trauma, 41 medical and 20 surgical patients for their first seven MV days, analysed data for 14,063 MV hours, and derived time-weighted averages (TWA) of variables for each 24-hour interval on MV for all patients.
Active from Dec 7-16, but with a slow rise to maximum, the Geminids are currently the most active of the regular annual showers, with rates outstripping those of the Perseids for a 24-hour interval centred on the peak--a real treat for observers prepared to brave the winter cold and damp.
All animals studied show sleep behavior, cycling around a 24-hour interval.
During one 24-hour interval, a request was issued by the MP for LRRH to deliver a package to the MP's Maternal Parent (MPMP) (genealogically identified as the Grandmaternal Unit, or GU, with respect to LRRH).
ABSTRACT: In a previous study we found a negative correlation between ESP scores on a forced choice ESP task and the natural sferics activity during the 24-hour interval before the ESP session.
The built-in electronic reminder in Kind Remind is set for a 12- or 24-hour interval and reminds the patient to take his or her medication on time, or in the case of a diabetic, can also be used to remind the patient to eat at a certain time.