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long-headed

or longheaded

[lawng-hed-id, long-] /ˈlɔŋˈhɛd ɪd, ˈlɒŋ-/
adjective
1.
Anthropology. dolichocephalic.
2.
of great discernment or foresight; farseeing or shrewd.
Origin of long-headed
1690-1700
First recorded in 1690-1700
Related forms
long-headedly, adverb
long-headedness, noun
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long-headed

adjective
1.
astute; shrewd; sagacious
Derived Forms
long-headedly, adverb
long-headedness, noun
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Word Origin and History for long-headed
adj.

"discerning," c.1700, from long (adj.) + head (n.).

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