sum·​mer·​long | \ ˈsə-mər-ˌlȯŋ , -ˈlȯŋ\

Definition of summerlong

: lasting through the summer

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Dates for all the summerlong preliminary events are announced in early June. Amy S. Rosenberg,, "The insider scoop on locals' favorite Shore spots and events," 17 July 2017 The summerlong project will rebuild the concrete pavement of the road, also known as Minnesota Highway 51. Pioneer Press, Twin Cities, "Snelling Avenue rebuild — near Fairgrounds, Har Mar — begins Monday," 31 Mar. 2017

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First Known Use of summerlong

1859, in the meaning defined above

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very full or close together

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