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long

(Delayed), adjective continued, day after day, dilatory, dragged out, drawn out, endless, enduring, eternal, forever and a day, hour after hour, interminable, long drawn-out, marathon, overlong, perpetual, protracted, sustained delay, unending delay, without end
Foreign phrases: Longa possession jus parit.Long possessions begets what is right.

long

(Lengthy), adjective boundless, broad, day after day, deep, distant, elongate, elongated, enduring, eternal, expanded, expansive, extended, extensive, faraway, far-off, far-reaching, far-seeing, forever and a day, great, hour after hour, interminable, large, lengthened, limitless, lofty, outstretched, perpetual, remote, spread out, stretched out, stretching, sustained, unending, widespread, without end
Associated concepts: long arm of the law, long term
See also: prolix, protracted, sesquipedalian
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A FEELING OF SPACE The Long House is a spacious home with impressive features and fittings and a genuine sense of character.
Aside from the most basic living conditions, which saw them sleeping on the floor in the long house and washing in the river, they were expected to get up early every dayto join in with the tribe's daily chores.
Hence, when a long house starts to fall down (after a period of about seventy years), a new house must be built first, before demolishing the old one.
The simulation uses data about climate from tree rings, pollen in geologic sediments, and soil erosion in Long House Valley to estimate crop yields for each hectare--an area about 2.
The Long House Bethel Inn was developed and is managed by Brotherton Management.
Easygoing and handsome as a youth, he was known for his fondness for cars, women, and opium; his later actions showed a mature man of deep patriotism and idealism; he became a noted scholar of the Ming period (1389-1644) during his long house arrest.
Extent of the work: - about 2,300 meter long district heating distribution line - approximately 560 meter long house connection cables for district heating in about 35 house connections starting from the distribution line to be built - about 68 additional house connections with about 710 route meters house connection lines in the existing district heating network of the ismaning municipal area.
com/ploughandharrow monknash/ KINGS ARMS, PENTYRCH This 16th-century grade two-listed Welsh long house has bags of character, exposed stone walls, open fireplace, wood-burners and original flagstone floor.
Las Dan Skelton's Long House Hall, second to Diamond King in the Coral Cup at the Cheltenham Festival, can go one better in the Gaskells Handicap Hurdle (1.
In a trappy opening to the Grand National card, Ubak ran a cracker when third in Cheltenham's Coral Cup and poses the chief threat, with Rock The Kasbah and Long House Hall also capable of making their presence felt.
DOLGELYNEN combines contemporary architecture with the period charm of the 18thcentury stone long house and makes for an ideal space for both family living and entertaining.
Iroquois: People of the Long House is a high-quality coffee table production.