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lengthen

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having great physical length

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make long or longer by pulling and stretching

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(of a leaf shape) long and narrow

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having notably more length than width

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Kocher is at her best when focusing on the single moment, the single object, elongating and stretching out mundane instances to reveal universal mysteries, complex histories.
The authors devised a novel method of elongating axons by applying continuous mechanical tension, causing the axons to bridge the gap between two populations of dorsal root ganglia grown in culture.
In such elegant surroundings, MacKenzie reins in the histrionics that could make him wail like the feral child of David Bowie and Maria Callas, instead luxuriating in 13 selections' nuances, elongating songs like a seasoned jazz pro.
The drops containing cells fall to the plate intact instead of elongating into a fiber.
The system reportedly provides total dust containment and automatically tensions the bag spout, elongating the bag as it empties.