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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Relatively long in duration.

Usage examples (35)
  • There has never been a protracted war from which a country has benefited.
  • And there was a protracted meeting going on, what we called protracted, big meeting, you know.
  • The approach to Lille recalled the protracted approach to some great
  • Can you recall the protracted UK fire-fighters strike in 2002 which involved thousands of fire-fighters? for more
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