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the long and short

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variants: or the long and the short

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the central part or aspect of something under consideration
  • The proposal must be submitted by noon and that's the long and short of it.

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“The long and short.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/the%20long%20and%20short. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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