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prolongation

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of prolongation

  1. the act of making longer the indefinite prolongation of the cease-fire Synonyms drawing out, elongation, lengthening, extension, prolonging, stretchingAntonyms abbreviation, abridgment (or abridgement), curtailment, cutback, shortening



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