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  • 1 not long for — phrasal having little time left to do or enjoy something …

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  • 2 long — I. adjective (longer; longest) Etymology: Middle English long, lang, from Old English; akin to Old High German lang long, Latin longus Date: before 12th century 1. a. extending for a considerable distance b. having greater length than usual < a… …

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  • 3 Long rifle — Infobox Weapon|is ranged=yes caption=Kentucky Rilfe name=Kentucky Rifle type=Rifled musket origin=flagcountry|USA era= platform=Individual target=Personnel design date=c. 1700s production date= service=c.1730 c.1850 used by=USA wars= American… …

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  • 4 For my heart — Heart Heart (h[aum]rt), n. [OE. harte, herte, heorte, AS. heorte; akin to OS. herta, OFies. hirte, D. hart, OHG. herza, G. herz, Icel. hjarta, Sw. hjerta, Goth. ha[ i]rt[=o], Lith. szirdis, Russ. serdtse, Ir. cridhe, L. cor, Gr. kardi a, kh^r.… …

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  • 5 Long-term potentiation — (LTP) is a persistent increase in synaptic strength following high frequency stimulation of a chemical synapse. Studies of LTP are often carried out in slices of the hippocampus, an important organ for learning and memory. In such studies,… …

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  • 6 Long Beach Airport — Daugherty Field USGS aerial image, March 2004 …

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  • 7 Long term care insurance — (LTC or LTCI), an insurance product sold in the United States and United Kingdom, helps provide for the cost of long term care beyond a predetermined period. Long term care insurance covers care generally not covered by health insurance, Medicare …

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  • 8 Long Day's Journey into Night — For the film, see Long Day s Journey Into Night (1962 film). Long Day s Journey Into Night Original window card, 1956 Written by Eugene O Neill …

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  • 9 Long Island Sound — is an estuary of the Atlantic Ocean and various rivers in the United States that lies between the coast of Connecticut to the north and Long Island, New York to the south. The mouth of the Connecticut River at Old Saybrook, Connecticut empties… …

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  • 10 Long distance — in telecommunications, refers to telephone calls made outside a certain area, usually characterized by an area code outside of a local call area (known in the United States as a local access and transport area or LATA). Long distance calls… …

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  • 11 Long Beach Township, New Jersey —   Township   Map of Long Beach Township in Ocean County. Inset: Location of Ocean County highlighted in the State of New Jersey …

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  • 12 Long track speed skating — For related forms of competition, see Speed skating. Competitive speed skater Speed skating (also long track speed skating) is an Olympic sport where competitors are timed while crossing a set distance. It is also a sport for leisure. Sports such …

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  • 13 Long drive — is an offshoot of golf which is focused on hitting a golf ball for pure distance within a target grid. It is a combination of power, technique, and consistency with the purpose of producing the longest fair drive possible.Rules and… …

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  • 14 Long Beach Island — (colloquially known as LBI) is a barrier island and summer colony along the Atlantic Ocean coast of Ocean County, New Jersey in the United States. Aligned north south, the northern portion is generally slightly higher end, low density… …

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  • 15 Long-term memory — (LTM) is memory that can last as little as a few days or as long as decades. It differs structurally and functionally from working memory or short term memory, which ostensibly stores items for only around 20 seconds. Biologically, short term… …

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  • 16 Long Valley Caldera — For the town in New Jersey, see Long Valley, New Jersey :Long Valley Caldera is a depression in eastern California that is adjacent to Mammoth Mountain. The valley is one of the largest calderas on earth, measuring about convert|32|km|mi long… …

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  • 17 Long Island City, Queens — Long Island City (often abbreviated L.I.C.) is the western most neighborhood of the borough of Queens in New York City. It is bounded on the north and west by the East River; on the east by Hazen Street, 31st Street, and New Calvary Cemetery, and …

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  • 18 Long Gone John — (born John Edward Mermis) is an American entrepreneur who is best known for his record label Sympathy for the Record Industry and his vinyl toy company Necessaries Toy Foundation . He has lived in Long Beach, California for 30 years. He has… …

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  • 19 Long — Long, a. [Compar. {Longer}; superl. {Longest}.] [AS. long, lang; akin to OS, OFries., D., & G. lang, Icel. langr, Sw. l[*a]ng, Dan. lang, Goth. laggs, L. longus. [root]125. Cf. {Length}, {Ling} a fish, {Linger}, {Lunge}, {Purloin}.] 1. Drawn out… …

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  • 20 Long clam — Long Long, a. [Compar. {Longer}; superl. {Longest}.] [AS. long, lang; akin to OS, OFries., D., & G. lang, Icel. langr, Sw. l[*a]ng, Dan. lang, Goth. laggs, L. longus. [root]125. Cf. {Length}, {Ling} a fish, {Linger}, {Lunge}, {Purloin}.] 1. Drawn …

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