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long list

noun
1.
a list of suitable applicants for a job, post, etc, from which a short list will be selected
verb
2.
(transitive) to put (someone) on a long list
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  • The long list of proposed experiments dwindled and it became obvious that they were starting to work on brand new ideas.

    Highways in Hiding George Oliver Smith
  • It was a long list of supplies which included rifle and revolver ammunition.

    The Golden Woman Ridgwell Cullum
  • The Ain contains a long list of these, which the reader who knows India will read with pleasure.

    Rulers of India: Akbar George Bruce Malleson
  • He read a long list of rules, numbered from one up to eighteen.

    Winning His Way Charles Carleton Coffin
  • Yet that pamphlet has given a long list of the amount of those bounties, and charged it to the Colonies.

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