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Adj.1.long-shanked - having long legs
tall - great in vertical dimension; high in stature; "tall people"; "tall buildings"; "tall trees"; "tall ships"
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A long-shanked Aberdeen hook was attached to the other end.
In my experience both long-shanked and relatively "hard" bullets can be seated well back from the lands, especially in a throat of the proper diameter.
Holding the weapon muzzle down, buttstock up, and applying a small amount of Liquid Wrench or other rust-breaking solvent, with a long-shanked brush or long-spout oil can, will do wonders to loosen the threads.