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protensive

[proh-ten-siv] /proʊˈtɛn sɪv/
adjective, Archaic.
1.
extended in dimension or extended in time.
Origin
1635-1645
1635-45; < Latin protēns(us) (past participle of protendere to protend) + -ive, on the model of extensive, intensive, etc.
Related forms
protensively, adverb
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