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dwell time

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

dwell time

The time cargo remains in a terminal's in-transit storage area while awaiting shipment by clearance transportation. See also storage.
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With the construction of these complexes, the dwell time of goods at border points will reduce by more than five times.
However, the operating condition characterized by very low noise is usually correspondent to small Dwell Times, at which very small dwell time variations correspond to high variations in the amount of fuel injected, mainly due to the rail pressure fluctuations caused by each injector opening [9].
The study concluded that instead of the then proposed Edsa MRT plus the 6,000 buses plying Edsa, a Philtrak consortium could reduce the buses to only 92 units, each one traveling at an average speed of 48 kilometers per hour, with headways of 15 seconds and dwell times of 20 seconds.
Browse the Acute Care Needleless Connectors Market - Global Designs, Mechanisms, and Dwell Time Analysis and Forecast 2013-2020 at http://www.
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.
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].
Canadian National and Canadian Pacific's partnership with Port Metro Vancouver helped yield "dramatic" improvements in the port's average dwell time of cargo shipments, writes Nick Rockel.
Slow rotation speeds of 3 to 15 rpm increase dwell time on tank surface to provide better cleaning.