For all of a given time interval.
At any time or period within a given time interval.
Etymology: Alteration of Dühring or Düring
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
This word is rather a participle from dure; For the time of the continuance of; while any thing lasts.
If during his childhood he be constantly and rigorously kept from drinking cold liquor whilst he is hot, forbearance grows into a habit. John Locke.
in the time of; as long as the action or existence of; as, during life; during the space of a year
Etymology: [Orig., p. pr. of dure.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
dū′ring, prep. for the time a thing lasts: in the course of. [Orig. pr.p. of obs. dure, to last.]
A period of time.
During the flight everyone was calm and peaceful, it was such a lovely feeling.
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The numerical value of During in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of During in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
As scientists we feel it is our job to unveil these priceless traces of life, so the whole world can know more about the past. But we have to be extremely careful that during the process, we don't benefit a group of people committing crimes against humanity, in the end, the credit should go to the miners who risk their lives to recover these amazing amber fossils.
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It is important that patients with high blood pressure realize that they are at increased risk of dying from Covid-19. They should take good care of themselves during this pandemic and they need more attention if they are infected with the coronavirus.
The NSA, in particular, is withholding what are potentially relevant documents to our oversight responsibilities on Ukraine, but also withholding documents potentially relevant that the senators might want to see during the trial.
Here in Utah, we are seeing weather typical of the 1930s during the Dust Bowl. It is so dry, and you have that aridity in the earth, and you get a fire that is sucking all the moisture out of the air. You're going to have these crazy, catastrophic fires.
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