rest period


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Noun1.rest period - a pause for relaxationrest period - a pause for relaxation; "people actually accomplish more when they take time for short rests"
pause, suspension, intermission, interruption, break - a time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something
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rest period

rest period

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Adult workers, that is those aged 18 or over, are entitled to a rest period of eleven consecutive hours each 24-hour work period.
Another highly contentious change to the Labor Standards act includes conditionally allowing employees to work 12 days in a row once they take a mandatory day off either side of the 12-day period, instead of the current six, with the rest period between shifts changed from 11 hours to eight.
Admittedly Juan de Jongh's hand injury limited options for Sunday's trip to Worcester on the day when British Lion Elliot Daly's rest period intervened for a final time.
According to Mitra, promoters and managers have proposed to reduce the rest period of boxers from the mandatory 45 days to 30 days, which the professional sports regulatory agency will most likely approve to increase the number of possible fights a boxer can have.
Among these variables, the rest period between sets, has been shown to be an important variable that might trigger acute and chronic adaptations (6,17).
The highly intense part is based on 80 to 90 percent of your maximum heart rate, while the rest period is about 40 to 50 percent.
Said derogation allows coach drivers to take rest days after 12 days of driving, in contrast to the general rule for professional drivers, which imposes a rest period after six consecutive days of driving.
The new labor law says that "when a female worker returns to work following a maternity leave, she shall be entitled, in addition to the rest periods granted to all workers, to a rest period or periods not exceeding in aggregate one hour a day for nursing her infant.
Another option is circuit training, where a mixture of cardio and weights exercises are performed with little rest period in-between.
Described as "a note" ahead of a later full report, it showed the captain left the cockpit - for a rest period - around 10 minutes before the first stall sign had come on.
It would be better if this was changed to three periods of five months and the two weeks in theatre rest period discontinued.