One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘he made an exceptional contribution to the conservation of nature during his lifetime’
lifespan, life, days, duration of life, allotted span, course of life, time on earth, existence, one's time, one's career, one's threescore years and ten, this mortal coil
informal one's born days
2‘the lifetime of workstations will generally be between three and five years’
duration, life, active life, existence, life expectancy, functioning period, period of effectiveness, period of efficacy, period of usefulness, period of validity
3‘it takes a lifetime to do it properly’
all one's life, a very long time, an eternity
hours, days, months, years, aeons, days on end, hours on end, months on end
informal ages, ages and ages, an age
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