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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of protract.
  • adj. Lasting for a long time or longer than expected or usual.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Prolonged; continued.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. relatively long in duration; tediously protracted

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