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adjective Archaic.
  1. extended in dimension or extended in time.

Origin of protensive

1635–45; < Latin protēns(us) (past participle of protendere to protend) + -ive, on the model of extensive, intensive, etc.
Related formspro·ten·sive·ly, adverb
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