Of course, there's the question of whether we could lengthen maturities as much as we'd like.
Here are 10 ways you can preserve or lengthen your telomeres.
He could lengthen or shorten a tape a few inches at will; all he wanted was to hold the ring at the end.
The proverb says: "If thy sword be short, lengthen it by a step forward."
What do you say about the muscles because they have the power to shorten and lengthen themselves?
Can they prolong their own possession, or lengthen his days who enjoys them?
To lengthen out the affair, and meanwhile keep Luther's mouth shut, was all that Glapio had in view.
The life of peace is that which men should chiefly desire to lengthen out and improve.
To the brave soldier going into battle, knowing he must go, the moments seem to lengthen.
And he was surprised to find that they never appeared to lengthen.