Longshanks Long"shanks`, n. (Zo["o]l.) The stilt. [1913 Webster]

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  • Longshanks (band) — The symphonic rock band Longshanks was formed in October 1987 (in Delft, the Netherlands) as a studio project to record one Rush like song called Cycles and Circles (February 1988). The song was released on tape (in a very limited edition) and… …   Wikipedia

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