generation time, \(t_{\textrm{g}}\)

in biotechnology
https://doi.org/10.1351/goldbook.G02614
The average time required by a cell for the completion of one cell cycle.
Source:
PAC, 1992, 64, 143. (Glossary for chemists of terms used in biotechnology (IUPAC Recommendations 1992)) on page 155 [Terms] [Paper]