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e·lon·gate

 (ĭ-lông′gāt′, ĭ-lŏng′-)
tr. & intr.v. e·lon·gat·ed, e·lon·gat·ing, e·lon·gates
To make or grow longer.
adj. or elongated
1. Made longer; extended.
2. Having more length than width; slender.

[Late Latin ēlongāre, ēlongāt-; see eloign.]

elongated

(ˈiːlɒŋɡeɪtɪd)
adj
1. long and narrow; slender
2. lengthened or tapered
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.elongated - drawn out or made longer spatially; "Picasso's elongated Don Quixote"; "lengthened skirts are fashionable this year"; "the extended airport runways can accommodate larger planes"; "a prolonged black line across the page"
long - primarily spatial sense; of relatively great or greater than average spatial extension or extension as specified; "a long road"; "a long distance"; "contained many long words"; "ten miles long"
2.elongated - having notably more length than width; being long and slender; "an elongate tail tapering to a point"; "the old man's gaunt and elongated frame"
long - primarily spatial sense; of relatively great or greater than average spatial extension or extension as specified; "a long road"; "a long distance"; "contained many long words"; "ten miles long"

elongated

adjective extended, long, stretched The light from the candle threw his elongated shadow on the walls.

elongated

adjective
Having great physical length:
Translations
مُسْتَطيل
langstrakt
kinyújtottmeghosszabbítottmegnyújtott
ílangur
ištįsęspailgaspailginimas
iegarensizstiepts
pretiahnutý
dar ve uzunuzatılmış

elongated

[ˈiːlɒŋgeɪtɪd] ADJalargado

elongated

[ˈiːlɒŋgeɪtɪd] adj [shape, figure, line] → allongé(e)

elongated

adj (= extra length added)verlängert; (= stretched) neckausgestreckt; shapelänglich; bodylang gestreckt; orbitelliptisch

elongated

[ˈiːlɒŋˌgeɪtɪd] adjallungato/a

elongated

(ˈiːloŋgeitid) , ((American) iˈlo:ŋgeitid) adjective
(made) long and narrow; stretched out. An oval looks like an elongated circle.
ˌelonˈgation noun

elongated

a. alargado-a, estirado-a, como el sistema de las vías digestivas.
References in classic literature ?
This I felt sure was Eliza, though I could trace little resemblance to her former self in that elongated and colourless visage.
Pip," remarked Wemmick, turning to me with his post-office elongated.
The luminous part traced on the sea an immense oval, much elongated, the centre of which condensed a burning heat, whose overpowering brilliancy died out by successive gradations.
He entered, after having twisted his mustache and elongated his imperial, which always announced on his part the most triumphant resolutions.
His face, a little elongated, had gained in calm dignity what it had lost in feverish excitement.
But I saw at once something elongated and pale floating very close to the ladder.
D'Artagnan, with his neck elongated, his legs stretched out, and his hands hanging listlessly, looked like a statue of discouragement.
Very far to the west an elongated blur of red, low down, shows us the North Banks Mark Boat.
Four membranous wings covered with little colored scales of metallic appearance; mouth forming a rolled proboscis, produced by an elongation of the jaws, upon the sides of which are found the rudiments of mandibles and downy palpi; the inferior wings retained to the superior by a stiff hair; antennae in the form of an elongated club, prismatic; abdomen pointed, The Death's -- headed Sphinx has occasioned much terror among the vulgar, at times, by the melancholy kind of cry which it utters, and the insignia of death which it wears upon its corslet.
She laughed such delusions to scorn as Vogelstein tucked her beautiful furred coverlet--they reclined together a great deal in their elongated chairs--well over her feet.
Is it possible that you do not know the elementary fact in comparative anatomy, that the wing of a bird is really the forearm, while the wing of a bat consists of three elongated fingers with membranes between?
In the morning, when she contemplated the children, they had all a curiously elongated look; although she had been away little more than a year their growth was astounding; and the necessity of applying herself heart and soul to their needs took her out of her own cares.