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duration

noun [U] uk   /djʊəˈreɪ.ʃən/ us    /duː-/
C1 the length of time that something lasts: He planned a stay of two years' duration.for the duration for as long as something lasts: I guess we're stuck with each other for the duration (of the journey).
Translations of “duration”
in Spanish duración…
in French durée…
in German die Dauer…
in Chinese (Traditional) 持續時間…
in Russian протяжение, продолжительность…
in Turkish süre, zaman…
in Chinese (Simplified) 持续时间…
in Polish czas trwania, okres…
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