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dwell time

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(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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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.
The CRC recommendations convey setting up constraints, the maximum height of towers, distances, dwell times of the infrastructure and banning the installation of new antennas.
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.
The extended dwell catheter enables hospitals to avoid using multiple PIVs to achieve longer dwell times while also avoiding the extra clinical risks and expenses associated with a peripherally inserted central catheter.
Paul Hirst, design director at RDA, said: "We were employed not only to create state-of-the-art designs and to advise on all aspects of new technology, customer flows and dwell times, but also to create the look and feel of high-quality catering establishments that would enhance the user experience.
Using HPP, scientists at Iowa State University investigated how processing parameters, pressure levels, dwell times and initial temperatures would impact the microbial attributes and protein stability of soymilk during the refrigerated aerobic and anaerobic storage of the product.
There was no significant difference between the 1-minute and 5-minute dwell times, except for the injured cell count and Enterobacteriaceae count during anaerobic storage, and for total bacterial counts during aerobic storage.
Ampac's new Flexi-Free HS Laminates heat seal at temperatures 40 degrees lower than standard laminate materials, allowing the machine operator to shorten dwell times and increase machine speed.
The new Flexi-Free HS Laminates heat seal at temperatures 40[degrees] lower than standard laminate materials, allowing machine operators to shorten dwell times and increase speed.
CompactGas uses Hoval's unique combustion process to produce low dwell times in the high temperature zone of the flame.
Single drum drier designs feature high evaporation rates for short dwell times, high speeds, delicate web or single-sided contact applications.