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Synonyms for lengthen

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become long or longer

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Despite the uncertainty, some claim to know how to lengthen our telomeres.
Washington, Nov 15 ( ANI ): Biologists have documented a direct association between insulin and life span, suggesting that blocking the activity of a protein complex activin can lengthen a fruit fly's life span by as much as 20 percent, which is about 10 days.
The rules: Warm up first by marching or dancing on the spot or by climbing the stairs a few times; Sit upright on the floor and lengthen the crown of the head towards the ceiling (you can sit with your back against a wall or a firm object if you need to); When stretching, only move to a position that feels comfortable (a mild tension).
it does not lengthen consonants following a heavy initial syllable, and it does not display lengthening in trisyllabic words.
Having looked at various pronouns and their interactions in various environments, we observe that subjects are lengthened on a high tone in subject position; the verb is lengthened on a mid tone when it has an object, and the first word in a genitive construction lengthens its vowel on a mid tone.
In previous studies, scientists found that severely restricting the number of calories that mice and other organisms consume can lengthen their life spans.
Chanel Super Curl Lengthening Mascara in Violine: This is a really gorgeous vivid purple that curls and lengthens at the same time.
Maybelline's new Lash Discovery mini-brush mascara lengthens and defines every single lash with root to tip coverage, executives said.
That's because it lengthens your muscles, which can otherwise limit your joints' range of motion.
Both of these actions predispose the injury to infection, which causes more pain, lengthens downtime, and is potentially quite serious.
Since then, it has consistently won national and international honors for its fine texture and ripe, exotic stone fruit flavors with a refined oak structure that lengthens rather than overwhelms them.
The practice of this pose lengthens your spine and tones your abdominal wall.
Applies beautifully, thickens and lengthens the lashes with one coat.
As the moon's orbit grows, the lunar month lengthens.
The new REPIPHYSIS(TM) Technology incorporates a system that lengthens in small increments when exposed to periodic treatments with an electromagnetic field.