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English definition of “duration”

duration

noun [U] uk   /djʊəˈreɪ.ʃən/ us    /duː-/
C1 the length of time that something lasts: He planned a stay of two years' duration.Continue and lastPeriods of time - general words for the duration for as long as something lasts: I suppose we're stuck with each other for the duration (of the journey).Continue and last
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