processing time

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Noun1.processing time - the time it takes to complete a prescribed procedureprocessing time - the time it takes to complete a prescribed procedure; "they increased output by decreasing processing time"
interval, time interval - a definite length of time marked off by two instants
command overhead, command processing overhead, command processing overhead time, overhead - (computer science) the processing time required by a device prior to the execution of a command
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While this appears to be the least onerous of the changes, it will affect facilities negatively because Medicaid application processing time will be increased and will ultimately delay Medicaid reimbursement.
* For general/multi-state corporations, normal processing time is four to six months for those with income less than $25,000.
The "processing time" is defined as the time during which the polymer is in the melt state between the die exit and the film solidification.
The planned solutions are intended to enable ultra-fast storage of huge multimedia files while reducing the processing time of next-generation Palm Powered phones.
The processing time is the same as for renewals, and new members should receive their membership card as well as a new member packet within four weeks of application and payment.
The savings in processing time alone makes our E-Pay Plus module essential."
The little black box should have been flashing its green lights that indicate it is processing time code, but there were no flashing lights.
Given the concerns of both the taxpayer community and the IRS about the lengthy processing time for APAs, one would particularly hope to see procedural changes designed to expedite the process.
"The creation of the new temporary card and the acceptability of the existing permanent card will save carriers enormous time and resources by not having to create their own proprietary card while at the same time reducing the processing time for agents," Joel Volker, staff counsel for ACORD, said in a statement.
The SLC process uses normal foundry ingot, primary or secondary, and requires no processing equipment extraneous to the casting machine of processing time outside of the normal diecasting cycle.
Given this volume, DDTC is working to improve their processing times. For applications that do not require referral outside of DDTC, the median processing time was eight days.