Origin of prolongation
OTHER WORDS FROM prolongationnon·pro·lon·ga·tion, noun
Words nearby prolongation
How to use prolongation in a sentence
Such a coalition would be a recipe for further prolongation of the stalemate vis-à-vis the Palestinians.
I think that when he met her he was thinking about prolongation.
These are not the usual rewards for prolongation of economic distress.
At the end of Canongate, the prolongation of High Street, we come out on a large open square.Friend Mac Donald|Max O'Rell
On the prolongation of the line in that direction were some regiments of another division, with one in reserve.The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce|Ambrose Bierce
The war closed victoriously at the moment when its prolongation seemed unendurable.
Even at the present day troops of wild reindeer traverse the wooded summits of the prolongation of the Ural Mountains.The Desert World|Arthur Mangin
And when it exceeds this measure, and its prolongation only results in weariness, it must not be prolonged further.On Prayer and The Contemplative Life|St. Thomas Aquinas