man hour

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Noun1.man hour - a time unit used in industry for measuring workman hour - a time unit used in industry for measuring work
workday, working day - the amount of time that a worker must work for an agreed daily wage; "they work an 8-hour day"
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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Initially, the acquisition should be divided so that seven (7) person years are assigned to the reception of health centers for medical work and one (1) man-year for the co-ordination of medical work.
A study following 1,000 people for 1 year would contain 1,000 person years of data.
The mortality rate was 153/1,000 person-years for those with vitamin D levels less than 12 ng/mL, 121/1,000 person-years for those in the 12-to 16-ng/mL group, and 108/1,000 person years for those in the 24- to 29.
The mortality rate was 153/1,000 person-years for those with vitamin D levels less than 12 ng/mL, 121/1,000 person-years for those in the 12- to 16-ng/mL group, and 108/1,000 person years for those in the 24- to 29.
Diabetes was newly detected in 2 625 people, of whom 449 died during more than 27 000 person years follow-up.
Although this extrapolation period does not cover the entire period of exposure relevant to the epidemiologic cohort, the missing years before 1971 represent a small percentage of the person years (8%) in the cpidemiologic cohort.
4 per 1,000 person years, compared to 13 per 1,000 person years among those who were unvaccinated.

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