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dwell time

n
(Marketing) marketing the amount of time a customer spends waiting in a queue
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dwell time

The time cargo remains in a terminal's in-transit storage area while awaiting shipment by clearance transportation. See also storage.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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Secondly, a sequential clustering algorithm is developed to partition the operating period into multiple intervals based on the recovered bus travel time and dwell time at stops.
Dwell time is a common measure of efficiency in public transport, with shorter dwell times seen as being universally desirable.
The acute care needleless connectors market report estimates the market size (Revenue USD million - 2013 to 2020) for key market segments based on design type (simple and complex), underlying mechanism (positive, negative and neutral fluid displacements), dwell time and forecasts growth trends (CAGR% - 2015 to 2020).
"Our finding of a lack of association for PICC line infections with dwell time suggests that clinicians should focus their efforts to reduce CLABSI on both proper line maintenance and timely central line removal when the line is no longer needed," the authors wrote (Pediatrics.
(2) Compared with the switching rule based on the average dwell time method in [16, 17], a switching rule based on the dynamic dwell time method is less conservative and more flexible; in addition, it allows more numbers of switching signals.
For example, Ooredoo will be able to measure visitor footfall, dwell times, shopping patterns and repeat visits at venues and outlets and gather insightful information such as how guests are using the network in select venue locations and how crowds are being managed during events.
Moreover, to provide evidence for the multiple-item processing view, we analysed the effects of COG fixations on the number and dwell times of stimulus fixations.
One of the basic problems for switched system (1) with dwell-time constrained switching signal is to identify or determine the minimal value of dwell time [tau] and the set of switching law set [D.sub.[tau]] such that system (1) with [omega](t) = 0 is GUAS, that is, the computation on minimal admissible dwell time r guaranteeing GUAS of system (1).
This results in a slower rotation speed for increased dwell time and highly effective cleaning power for more challenging tank cleaning situations.
Engineers who focus only on the maximum temperature and ignore its short dwell time will tend to end up with a more expensive potting compound than they actually need.
The smallest browsing behavior combinations of user interest calculation can be the following five kinds: saving pages, printing pages, bookmarking pages, the times of certain page visiting and the dwell time on a page [7-9].