extended time scale

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Noun1.extended time scale - (simulation) the time scale used in data processing when the time-scale factor is greater than one
computer simulation, simulation - (computer science) the technique of representing the real world by a computer program; "a simulation should imitate the internal processes and not merely the results of the thing being simulated"
time scale - an arrangement of events used as a measure of duration; "on the geological time scale mankind has existed but for a brief moment"
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The extended time scale for the introduction of the notes has been put in place to allow the cash handling industry, retailers and ATM and vending machine operators time to manage the transition.
Birmingham's planning committee is expected to approve the extended time scale when it meets on Thursday.
In the spring the Arts Council commissioned an independent assessment of the plans which gave them a ringing endorsement, noting of the Towards the Millennium festival that "alone amongst the nation's larger cities, Birmingham has had the imagination to plan and implement an arts project on this extended time scale."

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