extended

[ ik-sten-did ]
/ ɪkˈstɛn dɪd /

adjective

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Origin of extended

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50; see origin at extend, -ed2

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British Dictionary definitions for extended

extended
/ (ɪkˈstɛndɪd) /

adjective

stretched out in time, space, influence, application, etc
(of a horse's pace) free-moving and with long stepsan extended trot
printing another word for expanded (def. 1)

Derived forms of extended

extendedly, adverbextendedness, noun
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