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long-lived

[lawng-lahyvd, -livd, long-] /ˈlɔŋˈlaɪvd, -ˈlɪvd, ˈlɒŋ-/
adjective
1.
having a long life, existence, or duration:
a long-lived man; long-lived fame.
2.
(of an object) lasting or functioning a long time:
a long-lived battery.
Origin
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English; see long1, lived
Related forms
long-livedness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for long lived

long-lived

adjective
1.
having long life, existence, or currency
Derived Forms
long-livedness, noun
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Word Origin and History for long lived

long-lived

adj.

early 15c., from long (adj.) + past participle of live (v.). Old English had langlife "long-lived."

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