nychthemeron


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nychthemeron

(nɪkˈθiːmərɒn)
n
a twenty-four hour span that includes a night and a day
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5.A Nychthemeron is a period of how many consecutive hours?
Passing capacity of a station in a high-speed railway is the number of trains received by and departing from the station in a nychthemeron by a logical organization program, within limits of existing equipment capabilities.
According to high-speed railway design specifications, the passing capacity of high-speed railway station has unique characteristics, the value of which needs to be calculated by peak hour operation in a nychthemeron.
(i) Gather statistics of the quantity of train to be arranged in a nychthemeron or calculation period.
This is the time standard of the throat point and the arrival-departure track defined in Step 2, and then obtain the total occupancy time of all operations in a nychthemeron or specified period with the data of Step 1.