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a period of time within which an action or procedure must be done or completed.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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The unconscious, at all events, knows no
If he goes over the
, he is penalized ten points per extra minute.
The demise of the sun strikes me as a drop dead end
There was no need for them to establish residence, and no
ensures that the drugs are completely out of the patients system.
Someone has to keep speakers within a certain
so they all get a chance to talk.
If you don't enforce the
, they won't practice for it, and they'll ramble on forever.
Thirdly, unlike graduate education, there is no
on achieving an undergraduate degree.
They really put a
on you without the pretenses of being a minion of the grad system.
Ratcheting up the
on a regular basis becomes a reasonable way of approximating that perpetuity.
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