noun see lengthen

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • lengthener — noun A person or thing that lengthens something This exercise is a great leg lengthener. Syn: extender …   Wiktionary

  • lengthener — See lengthen. * * * …   Universalium

  • lengthener — n. something which makes longer …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lengthener — length·en·er …   English syllables

  • lengthener — th(ə)nə(r) noun ( s) : one that lengthens …   Useful english dictionary

  • lengthen — lengthener, n. /lengk theuhn, leng , len /, v.t. 1. to make longer; make greater in length. v.i. 2. to become greater in length; grow long or longer. [1490 1500; LENGTH + EN1] Syn. 1. elongate, draw out. LENGTHEN, EXTEND, STRETCH, PROLONG,… …   Universalium

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  • lengthen — verb (lengthened; lengthening) Date: 14th century transitive verb to make longer intransitive verb to grow longer Synonyms: see extend • lengthener noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • H — is the eighth letter in the Latin alphabet. Its name in both British and American English is spelled aitch [ H Oxford English Dictionary, 2nd edition (1989); Merriam Webster s Third New International Dictionary of the English Language, Unabridged …   Wikipedia

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