(dĕk′ād-lông′, -lŏng′, də-kād′-)
Lasting a decade: a decadelong national research effort.
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Last April, a new decadelong culture strategy was approved by the council.
ACTOR Mikey North admits that his unveiling as the Corrie villain could spell the end of his decadelong stint in Weatherfield.
"Endgame," the epic finale to the superhero studio's decadelong series, has been breaking South Korea's box-office records since its release on April 24.
The controversial buyout by Sir Jim Ratcliffe (right) has breathed new life into Team Sky after the end of the broadcaster's decadelong involvement.
Adding color to the highlight-spiked feat of Obiena was the end of the decadelong gold-medal drought of the country after Marestella Torres ruled the women's long jump in 2009.
The selection will see the two companies extend their decadelong working relationship, and includes an agreement for Honeywell to continue to supply repair services to the airline.
January marked the fourth consecutive month of year-over-year inventory growth, further reversing a decadelong trend of shrinking inventory.
The demolition job is the latest to befall a string of heritage landmarks, including the blue 90ft dock cranes which stood at the entrance to Salford Quays until October 2013, when they were felled after a decadelong fight to save them.
Signed by Bill Shankly from Preston in 1963, Thompson went on to become a mainstay on the left flank for the Reds as he racked up more than 400 appearances and two First Division titles during his decadelong stay at Anfield.
Meanwhile, Hamas on Friday re-affirmed its commitment to ending its decadelong rift with rival Palestinian faction Fatah.
The Dark Blues ended a decadelong wait for victory over the Auld Enemy when they defeated Eddie Jones' Red Rose at Murrayfield in February.
The Gaza-Israel border area has been volatile for months as the enclave's Palestinians protest there against a decadelong Israeli-Egyptian blockade.