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full-length

[foo l-lengkth, -length] /ˈfʊlˈlɛŋkθ, -ˈlɛŋθ/
adjective
1.
of standard or customary length:
a full-length movie.
2.
showing or accommodating the full length or height of the human body:
a full-length mirror.
Origin
1700-1710
1700-10
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Examples from the web for full-length
  • Alloy's writers are usually in their twenties, and often have little or no experience writing a full-length novel.
  • Ivy poses in a full-length one that accentuates her bodacious body.
  • It wasn't necessarily about a high-quality, full-length, full-screen experience.
  • Her offline credits include copy editing full-length books and creating marketing copy for nonprofit organizations.
  • She didn't get to keep the full-length frock she wears during her number.
  • Unpublished writers can enter free by submitting a manuscript for a full-length work of fiction.
  • But a full-length movie can't rely on the power of pure imagery the way a video can.
British Dictionary definitions for full-length

full-length

noun (modifier)
1.
extending to or showing the complete length: a full-length mirror
2.
of the original length; not abridged
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