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Synonyms for prolongation
ˌproʊ lɔŋˈgeɪ ʃən, -lɒŋ-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. prolongation, protraction, perpetuation, lengthening(noun)

    the act of prolonging something

    "there was an indefinite prolongation of the peace talks"

    Synonyms:
    continuation, lengthiness, extension, lengthening, protraction, perpetuation

  2. extension, lengthiness, prolongation(noun)

    amount or degree or range to which something extends

    "the wire has an extension of 50 feet"

    Synonyms:
    extension, denotation, annex, lengthiness, protraction, reference, filename extension, extension phone, annexe, university extension, propagation, file name extension, perpetuation, continuation, lengthening, wing, telephone extension, extension service, elongation

  3. lengthiness, prolongation, continuation, protraction(noun)

    the consequence of being lengthened in duration

    Synonyms:
    continuation, sequel, lengthening, protraction, perpetuation, good continuation, law of continuation, extension, lengthiness, continuance

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. prolongation(n.)

    Synonyms:
    extension, protraction, lengthening

How to pronounce prolongation?

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How to say prolongation in sign language?

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How to use prolongation in a sentence?

  1. Le Guen:

    Intensive care techniques in these extreme ages of life raise the question of an artificial prolongation of life and can be perceived by some as therapeutic relentlessness, therapeutics used in the ICU are uncomfortable.


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