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  • Only for the duration of the national emergency.
  • "In the name of the general welfare," read Wesley Mouch, "to protect the people’s security, to achieve full equality and total stability, it is decreed for the duration of the national emergency that"Point One.
  • She stopped for the duration of a glance around her, as if to recapture the place, but there was no recognition of persons in her eyes, the glance merely swept through the room, as if making a swift inventory of physical objects.
  • But it’s only for the duration of the emergency!

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  • I take zinc tablets to help shorten the duration of a cold.
  • More frequent and longer duration exercise is associated with better health.

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