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English translation: time limits

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English term or phrase:window (in this context)
English translation:time limits
Entered by: Jack Doughty
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07:30 Nov 13, 2008
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Medical - Medical (general)
English term or phrase: window (in this context)
The sigmoidoscopy was conducted outside the visit window.

This patient is outside the time visit window.

This patient is outside the time visit window for randomization into the maintenance phase.

What is the exact meaning of window in these cases?
chopra_2002
India
Local time: 16:47
time limits
Explanation:
A limited period available for a specific purpose, as in "window of opportunity".
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Jack Doughty
United Kingdom
Local time: 12:17
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Thank you
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11 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +10
time limits


Explanation:
A limited period available for a specific purpose, as in "window of opportunity".

Jack Doughty
United Kingdom
Local time: 12:17
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 88
Grading comment
Thank you

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Leny Vargas
3 mins
  -> Thank you.

agree  orientalhorizon: Sometimes "time frame", just a specified time period.
3 mins
  -> Thank you. Yes.

agree  Siegfried Armbruster
18 mins
  -> Thank you.

agree  kmtext
22 mins
  -> Thank you.

agree  William [Bill] Gray
36 mins
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agree  Francesca Siotto
2 hrs
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agree  Mónica Belén Colacilli
3 hrs
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agree  Alice Bootman: Yes, also agree with oriental horizon.
8 hrs
  -> Thank you.

agree  MMUlr: Yes, see also --> page 19, Fig. 3: http://archopht.ama-assn.org/cgi/reprint/123/1/14?ck=nck
9 hrs
  -> Thank you. I found Fig. 3 but it wasn't page 19.

agree  Phong Le
1 day2 hrs
  -> Thank you.
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