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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (of an electric arc) continuous; Maintained at length without interruption or weakening.

Usage examples (30)
  • sustained flight
  • So, it's what they call a sustained decline in economic growth.
  • Also today, the Pentagon said the Army is gearing up for what it called sustained ground combat operations.
  • Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa said the Gulf force is needed to counter what he called a sustained campaign'' by Iran in Bahrain. for more
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