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English definition of “long-distance”

long-distance

adjective [before noun], adverb uk   /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 callDistant in space and time
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