noun[mass noun] technical
Time spent in the same position, area, stage of a process, etc. the dwell time of the fibres in the drum [as count noun]: the dwell times of the different lasers
More example sentences
- Critical in postassembly dispense processes, flow or dwell time is the time required to allow dispensed adhesive to fully flow into the well and core.
- A nonparametric kernel density estimate is constructed by representing each sojourn by a kernel function positioned at the actual value of the sampled dwell time.
- These ‘multi-tau’ correlators calculate the correlation function using many different dwell times in comparison with the single dwell time used in earlier linear correlators.
Definition of dwell time in:
- The US English dictionary