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ˈlɔŋˈstæn dɪŋ, ˈlɒŋ-long·stand·ing

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  1. longstandingadjective

    having existed for a long time

    "a longstanding friendship"; "the longstanding conflict"


  1. longstandingadjective

    Having persisted for an extended period of time.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of longstanding in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of longstanding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of longstanding in a Sentence

  1. Mark Esper:

    We remain in close coordination with the Syrian Democratic Forces who helped us destroy the physical caliphate of ISIS, but I will not place American service members in the middle of a longstanding conflict between the Turks and the Syrian Kurds, this is not why we are in Syria.

  2. White House:

    We must restore the longstanding nonproliferation standard of no enrichment for Iran, the United States and United States allies will never allow Iran to develop nuclear weapons. Maximum pressure on The Iranian regime will continue until its leaders alter their course of action. The Iranian regime must end The Iranian regime nuclear ambitions and The Iranian regime malign behavior.

  3. The NFL:

    The continued success of The NFL depends directly on each of us doing everything necessary to safeguard the integrity of the game and the reputations of all who participate in The NFL, at the core of this responsibility is the longstanding principle that betting on The NFL games, or on any element of a game, puts at risk the integrity of the game, damages public confidence in the The NFL, and is forbidden under all circumstances.

  4. Syed Salahuddin:

    We are at a loss to understand whether they (the Pakistan government) are concerned about the interests of the country that feeds them or that of its enemy? pakistan is not only an advocate but also a party to the longstanding Kashmir dispute and therefore the Pakistani people, government and media should play the role of a patron rather than of an adversary.

  5. Alan Morgan:

    Poverty in a rural context is a huge driver for public health problems and concerns, longstanding.

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    difficult or impossible to perceive or discern
    • A. indiscernible
    • B. contiguous
    • C. unsealed
    • D. occlusive

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