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extended

[ik-sten-did] /ɪkˈstɛn dɪd/
adjective
1.
stretched out:
extended wires.
2.
continued or prolonged:
extended efforts.
3.
spread out:
extended flags.
4.
widespread or extensive; having extension or spatial magnitude:
extended treatment of a subject.
5.
outstretched:
extended arms.
6.
Printing. expanded (def 3).
7.
of or relating to a meaning of a word other than its original or primary meaning:
an extended sense.
8.
Manège.
  1. (of a moving horse) noting an elongated pose in which the legs reach out from the body, the chin is out from the chest, etc.
    Compare collected (def 3a).
  2. (of the gait of a horse) characterized by long, low, usually fast strides.
    Compare collected (def 3b).
Origin
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English; see extend, -ed2
Related forms
extendedly, adverb
extendedness, noun
nonextended, adjective
unextended, adjective
unextendedly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for extendedly

extended

/ɪkˈstɛndɪd/
adjective
1.
stretched out in time, space, influence, application, etc
2.
(of a horse's pace) free-moving and with long steps: an extended trot
3.
(printing) another word for expanded (sense 1)
Derived Forms
extendedly, adverb
extendedness, noun
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