Definition of Long-range

1. Adjective. Involving an extended span of time. "Long-range goals"

Similar to: Long



2. Adjective. Suitable for or reaching long distances. "Long-range nuclear capability"
Similar to: Long

Definition of Long-range

1. Adjective. Capable of operating over a great distance. ¹

2. Adjective. Involving a great period of time. ¹

3. Adjective. travelling over a long distance ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Long-range

long-leg arthropathy
long-legged
long-legged buzzard
long-legged buzzards
long-legs
long-life
long-lining
long-lived
long-lost
long-neck
long-neck clam
long-nose
long-period
long-play
long-playing
long-range (current term)
long-ranger
long-rangers
long-run
long-running
long-shanked
long-sighted
long-sightedness
long-since
long-snouted
long-span
long-spined bullhead
long-spined bullheads
long-spurred violet
long-standing

Literary usage of Long-range

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1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1890)
"Sights that have been fixed for the long range are not changed to the short. ... It may be the case that a very highly trained army, using long-range volley ..."

2. OECD Environmental Performance Reviews by OECD., Lorents G. (FRW) Lorentsen, OECD Staff (2004)
"... in the framework of the UNECE Convention on Long- range Transboundary Air ... Box 8.1 Protecting the Arctic from long-range POPs pollution The Arctic, ..."

3. The Invasion of the Crimea: Its Origin, and an Account of Its Progress Down by Alexander Kinglake (1877)
"Two long- range batteries commenced by the English. ... Those long-range Lancaster batteries, though intended, of course, to be auxiliary to the main ..."

4. The Literary Digest History of the World War: Compiled from Original and (1919)
"The British in desperate fighting used few troops other EMPLACEMENT FOR THE long-range GERMAN GUN than those which held front lines. ..."

5. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1879)
"We propose that the major contribution to the line width, at these temperatures, is the long- range coupling between the nonequivalent methyl groups. ..."

6. U. S. Spectrum Management Policy: Agenda for the Future (1994)
"Non-Federal Long-Range Planning Activities In 1989, a GAO report noted the FCC's lack of a formal long-range planning process for anticipating future ..."

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