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Synonyms for prolix

using or containing an excessive number of words

Antonyms for prolix

tediously prolonged or tending to speak or write at great length

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The Prolix SI Joint Fusion System is used to treat degenerative sacroiliitis and SI joint disruptions in skeletally mature patients.
So, after an initial blast of aerosol degreaser and a wipe-down, I applied the PrOlix and a touch of PrOlix X-Tra T Lube and the old M15's cylinder was once again back to its freewheeling ways.
Andy Weller, managing director of Prolix, said: "We hope these initiatives will inject much needed support to all lady jockeys in Flat racing in Britain.
Williams never mentioned in his prolix answer as shedding any light on the issue was Holy Scripture.
This sometimes leads to two things: a prolix explanation of actions which may now seem odd (for instance his early positive reports on Vietnam) that sounds like special pleading.
Shippey's essay seems particularly useful as an introduction and thought-provoking examination of the whole subject; Niles's essay, while perhaps a bit prolix, also strikes me as opening out usefully onto wider issues of literary and cultural criticism.
Although the poorest-quality judgments are those of Justice Kirby, the other members of the Court seem often not to resist the temptation to prepare unnecessarily prolix judgments of their own.
Without being prolix, the authors (the original authors have now been joined by Web security guru Avi Rubin) cover a diverse range of topics, from an explanation of protocols to a description of attacks.
Hopefully, she will act on the track as her half-brother, Prolix, won the Dee Stakes on the Roodee in 1998 for the Lambourn trainer.
Hopefully she will act on the track as her half-brother Prolix won the Dee Stakes here in 1998 for the Lambourn trainer.
Disorganized, fragmentary or prolix case notes are equally time-honored hallmarks of poor medical charting.
The Introduction, although a trifle prolix, ultimately does good service in spelling out the principal debating points raised by Said's theories, thereby establishing a clear historiographical context for the essays that follow.
The folk conception of "not practicing what you preach" is a much better stab at hypocrisy than more subtle, academic and unduly prolix accounts would make it seem.
As it is, the IAH's Humanist Manifesto 2000, too prolix for busy reporters to read, came and went as a brief back-page story in newspapers here and there--failing to live up to the front-page coverage (including the New York Times) achieved by the AHA's Humanist Manifesto II in 1973.
PROLIX can return to winning ways in the Listed Caffrey's Premium Ale Foundation Stakes at Goodwood tomorrow.