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LampPro Tip 1/2
Figurative UsagePlay
Sometimes 'period' indicates an era with specific features, not exact time. SlideThe Victorian period was known for its strict social norms.
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'Period of time' can be vague, ranging from seconds to centuries. SlideDinosaurs ruled for an extensive period of time.