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noun 
  1. (linguistics) A long vowel.
verb 
  1. (intransitive) To await, to aspire, to want (for something to occur)
She longed for him to come back.
adjective 
  1. Having much distance from one terminating point on an object or an area to another terminating point. Long usually applies to horizontal dimensions. (italbrac, see Usage Notes)
It's a way from the Earth to the Moon.
  1. Of things that take much time or are of great duration.
The pyramids of Egypt have been around for a time.
  1. (finance) possessing or owning stocks, bonds or other financial instruments.
  2. (cricket) of a fielding position, close to the boundary (or closer to the boundary than the equivalent short position)
adverb 
  1. Over a great distance in space.
He threw the ball .
  1. For a duration in time.
Will this interview take ?

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