Relativistic terminology

if for non-proper time interval we can use coordinate time interval what could we use instead of non-proper length.
thanks for the help?
 

Hootenanny

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"Contracted Length" is often used in SR for a length measured by an observer in relative motion to whatever is being measured.
 

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Hawkins uses "space-like" dimensions to describe early time dimenstions--at the initial big bang stage.
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