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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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While surgical treatment for shortsightedness - myopia - has been available for more than a decade, when Bonnie tried to discover if there was a similar procedure that might benefit her long-sightedness, she found nothing - despite having an estimated pounds 25m fortune.
But they do not allow the eye to also overcome long-sightedness, a condition which develops in most people in their mid-forties as the once-flexible lens stiffens and is unable to change focus.
In Rosie's case glasses to correct the long-sightedness is the best course of action.
He also has a normal pair of glasses to cure his long-sightedness.
This study considers the Greek eyewear market which consists of sunglasses, vision glass frames (for near-sightedness, long-sightedness, etc), ophthalmic lenses (that are mounted on vision glass frames) and contact lenses.
London, Oct 20 (ANI): Conventionally, laser surgery tackles shortsightedness, but doctors are now using laser treatment to restore 20/20 vision in those suffering from long-sightedness too.
Common eye conditions and diseases people suffer from include short-sightedness, long-sightedness, macular degeneration, glaucoma (spots), migraine (flashing lights), cataract (blurred vision) and double vision (shadow).