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"extended" in British English

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extendedadjective [before noun]

uk   /ɪkˈsten.dɪd/  us   /ɪkˈsten.dɪd/
long or longer than usual: They're going on an extended holiday to Australia. There was an extended news bulletin because of the plane crash.

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

"extended" in American English

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extendedadjective

 us   /ɪkˈsten·dɪd/
long or longer than usual: There will be extended election day coverage on the evening news. They’re taking an extended vacation.
(Definition of extended from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “extended”
in Chinese (Simplified) 延伸的, 长的, 延长了的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 延伸的, 長的, 延長了的…
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