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English definition of “longueur”

longueur

noun [C usually plural]     /lɔ̃ˈɡɜːr/ US  /-ˈɡɝː/ literary
a boring part of something, especially a book, film, etc.: Despite the occasional longueurs, this is an impressive first novel.Boredom, tedium and boring things
(Definition of longueur noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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