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English definition of “long-distance”

long-distance

adjective [before noun], adverb     /ˌlɒŋˈdɪs.təns/ US  /ˌlɑːŋ-/
B2 travelling a long way, or separated by a long distance : a long-distance runner long-distance lorry drivers a long-distance phone call Distant in space and time
(Definition of long-distance adjectiveadverb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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