long-headed

  • 1 long-headed — discerning, c.1700, from LONG (Cf. long) (adj.) + HEAD (Cf. head) (n.) …

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  • 2 long-headed — [lôŋ′hed΄id] adj. 1. DOLICHOCEPHALIC 2. having much foresight, good sense, or shrewdness; sagacious: Also written longheaded long headedness n …

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  • 3 long-headed — long headedly, adv. long headedness, n. /lawng hed id, long /, adj. 1. Anthropol. dolichocephalic. 2. of great discernment or foresight; farseeing or shrewd. Also, longheaded. [1690 1700] * * * …

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  • 4 long-headed — long′ head′ed or long′head′ed adj. 1) pan having a relatively long head 2) farseeing or shrewd • Etymology: 1690–1700 …

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  • 5 long-headed — /ˈlɒŋ hɛdəd/ (say long heduhd) adjective 1. → dolichocephalic. 2. of great discernment or foresight; far seeing or shrewd. –long headedness, noun …

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  • 6 long-headed — adjective dated having or showing foresight and good judgement. Derivatives long headedness noun …

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  • 7 long-headed — a. Sagacious, discerning, intelligent, acute, shrewd, clear sighted, keen sighted, far seeing, perspicacious …

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  • 8 long-headed — adj far sighted, foresighted, far seeing, prescient, anticipatory; wise, sagacious, shrewd, acute, discerning; astute, perceptive, clear eyed, penetrating; keen, sharp, acute, quick; knowing, aware, sensitive; alert, quick witted, bright, smart,… …

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  • 9 long-headed — adjective having a dolichocephalic head • Similar to: ↑dolichocephalic, ↑dolichocranial, ↑dolichocranic …

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  • 10 Long-Headed Hill Rat — Taxobox name = Long headed Hill Rat status = EN | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Rodentia familia = Muridae genus = Bunomys species = B. prolatus binomial = Bunomys prolatus binomial… …

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  • 11 long-headed rampion — varpotoji glaudenė statusas T sritis vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Phyteuma spicatum angl. long headed rampion; spike mixedflower vok. ährige Teufelskralle; Rapunzel rus. кольник колосистый; фитеума lenk. zerwa kłosowa …

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  • 12 long-headed cat shark — didžiagalvis juodasis katryklis statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Apristurus longicephalus angl. long headed cat shark rus. большеголовая чёрная кошачья акула ryšiai: platesnis terminas – juodieji… …

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  • 13 Long-nosed Mosaic-tailed Rat — Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 2.3) Scientific classification …

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  • 14 Long-tailed Mountain Rat — Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 2.3) Scientific classification …

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  • 15 Headed — Head ed, a. 1. Furnished with a head (commonly as denoting intellectual faculties); used in composition; as, clear headed, long headed, thick headed; a many headed monster. [1913 Webster] 2. Formed into a head; as, a headed cabbage. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 16 long´-head´ed|ness — long head|ed «LNG HEHD ihd, LONG », adjective. 1. having a long head; dolichocephalic. 2. Figurative. shrewd; far sighted: »That s a short handed way of expressing a long headed idea (Newsweek). –long´ head´ed|ness, noun …

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  • 17 long-head|ed — «LNG HEHD ihd, LONG », adjective. 1. having a long head; dolichocephalic. 2. Figurative. shrewd; far sighted: »That s a short handed way of expressing a long headed idea (Newsweek). –long´ head´ed|ness, noun …

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  • 18 long — 1. adj., n., & adv. adj. (longer; longest) 1 measuring much from end to end in space or time; not soon traversed or finished (a long line; a long journey; a long time ago). 2 (following a measurement) in length or duration (2 metres long; the… …

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  • 19 -headed — an adjective suffix meaning: 1. having a specified kind of head: long headed; wrongheaded. 2. having a specified number of heads: two headed …

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  • 20 Long-footed Shrew — Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification King …

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