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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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Similarly, ysmail Demir, undersecretary of the Undersecretariat for the Defense Industry (SSM), the country's government-owned arms procurement agency, speaking late in October at a panel organized by the Foundation for Political, Economic and Social Research (SETA) in Ankara, said, "We want Turkish companies to obtain maximum technical competency [in building long-range missiles] while also working with foreign partners.
Long-range operation is an important technical requirement for FirstNet's National Public Safety Broadband Network.
South Korean and US forces will fully utilize intelligence assets until the North Korean military fires off a long-range rocket.
Another South Korean government source, however, said it may be too early to conclude that North Korea is preparing to launch a long-range ballistic missile from Musudan-ri as what the special train was carrying was not confirmed.
For decades it has claimed to be the sole practitioner of long-range strike (exclusive of the Navy's submarine-launched ballistic missiles and Tomahawk cruise missiles).
Long-range purchases require planning and saving over time (or a bank loan) and might include multiple workstations, a grand piano or an addition to the home.
Key words: cellular automata; collective dynamics; complex system; congestion control; emergence; communication networks; long-range dependence; modeling and simulation; network traffic.
The mapping dimension was invaluable to the long-range property planning for the site.
More and more hunters are taking up the challenge to become effective long-range shots because often conditions and situations in the field require it.
But social security is a long-range program--people pay dedicated taxes today toward benefits that may not be received for thirty or forty years--and many feel that it should not be part of an annual budgetary allocation process.
Whether you decide to do a comprehensive facility audit and space analysis or something less detailed, the resulting program should be linked to and supported by your facility's strategic or long-range plan.