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Princeton's WordNet

  1. elongated, extended, lengthened, prolongedadjective

    drawn out or made longer spatially

    "Picasso's elongated Don Quixote"; "lengthened skirts are fashionable this year"; "the extended airport runways can accommodate larger planes"; "a prolonged black line across the page"

  2. elongate, elongatedadjective

    having notably more length than width; being long and slender

    "an elongate tail tapering to a point"; "the old man's gaunt and elongated frame"


  1. elongatedadjective

    rendered longer.

  2. elongatedadjective

    having a length noticeably longer than the width.


  1. elongatedadjective

    extensive in length

  2. elongatedadjective


Webster Dictionary

  1. Elongated

    of Elongate

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of elongated in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of elongated in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of elongated in a Sentence

  1. Wang Min:

    The tail fan is aerodynamically functional, whereas the elongated central paired plumes are used for display, which together reflect the interplay between natural selection and sexual selection.

  2. Thom Tillis:

    I'll be interested to see whether or not that gets elongated over a few days, but I think the going in posture is two, 12-hour periods.

  3. Jeremy DeHart:

    We never know what we're going to find, yet we always have to be thinking two or three steps ahead. So that really makes us need to think about the meteorology [ in each particular storm ], is it a closed low or an open wave ? Maybe it's closed but just elongated ? Is it battling shear ? Are there several smaller swirls competing to be the main circulation center ? Weak storms and invests can be very tricky and require a lot of thinking on our toes.

  4. The FWC:

    Warsaw are characterized by an elongated second dorsal spine, they're the only grouper with 10 dorsal spines ; all others have 11. Although adults usually occur in depths of 180-1700 ft, juveniles are occasionally seen around jetties and shallow-water reefs in the northern Gulf.

  5. Randal Taylor:

    I believe it is reasonable to believe that this gun is the individual's, it is a distinct-looking gun with an orange slide and an elongated grip. We are aware of photos showing the driver holding a similar distinctive weapon on social media sites.

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    • A. elation
    • B. canopy
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