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- v. Present participle of linger.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Delaying.
- adj. Drawn out in time; remaining long; protracted.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Drawing out in time; remaining long; protracted; dilatory in action: as, a lingering illness; lingering poisons.
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- n. the act of tarrying
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