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long cha·in

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  1. long chain, long-chain moleculenoun

    (chemistry) a relatively long chain of atoms in a molecule


  1. long chain

    A long chain refers to a series or sequence of items, elements, or components that are linked, connected, or associated with each other in some way and extend over a significant distance, period, or volume. This term can apply to various contexts including chemistry (long chain molecules), business (long chain of command), mathematics (long chain of calculations), etc. The specific meaning would depend on the context where it is being used.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of long chain in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of long chain in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of long chain in a Sentence

  1. Charles Dickens, Great Expectations:

    Pause you who read this, and think for a moment of the long chain of iron or gold, of thorns or flowers, that would never have bound you, but for the formation of the first link on one memorable day.

  2. Brad Mittman MD:

    On Success & Failure: If you haven't failed, you haven't tried hard enough. Success in obtaining anything worth any value requires a long chain of failures. Otherwise everyone would have it.


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    the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one
    A wavering
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