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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To make or grow longer.

Usage examples (28)
  • We watched the glassblower elongate the molten material before forming it into a bottle shape.
  • An elongate tail tapering to a point
  • At some point, my stride begins to loosen and elongate.
  • Thorax elongate, compressed behind, the coxæ pale rufo-testaceous. for more
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