Meaning of “elongated” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “elongated” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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elongatedadjective

us /ɪˈlɔŋˌɡeɪ·t̬ɪd/

longer and thinner than usual, as if stretched:

Giacometti’s elongated sculptures of young women

(Definition of “elongated” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)