Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Elongating'
Elongating Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
- Elongate \E*lon"gate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Elongated; p. pr. &
vb. n. Elongating.] [LL. elongatus, p. p. of elongare to
remove, to prolong; e + L. longus long. See Long, a., and
- To lengthen; to extend; to stretch; as, to elongate a line.
- To remove further off. [Obs.] --Sir T. Browne.