extension


extension

noun

Definition of EXTENSION

1
the act of making longer <the board's extension of the school year drew howls of protest>
Antonyms abbreviation, abridgment (or abridgement), curtailment, cutback, shortening
2
a smaller structure added to a main building <the new extension will connect the house with what is now a freestanding garage>
Related Words arm, ell, wing

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