Protractedly
Protracted Pro*tract`ed, a. Prolonged; continued. [1913 Webster]

{Protracted meeting},a religious meeting continued for many successive days. [U. S.] [1913 Webster] -- {Pro*tract"ed*ly}, adv. -- {Pro*tract"ed*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]


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