Prolongation

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  • the act of prolonging something; "there was an indefinite prolongation of the peace talks"
  • the consequence of being lengthened in duration
  • amount or degree or range to which something extends; "the wire has an extension of 50 feet"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • the act of prolonging something; "there was an indefinite prolongation of the peace talks" ,
  • amount or degree or range to which something extends; "the wire has an extension of 50 feet" ,
  • the consequence of being lengthened in duration

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Prolongation'


  • Prolongation: In music theory, prolongation is the process in tonal music through which a pitch, interval, or consonant triad is able to govern spans of music when not
  • Cartan–Kuranishi prolongation theorem: defined on a manifold M, the Cartan–Kuranishi prolongation theorem says that after a finite number of prolongations the system is either in involution (admits
  • Natural prolongation principle: The natural prolongation principle or principle of natural prolongation is a legal concept introduced in maritime claims submitted to the United Nations
  • Drug-induced QT prolongation: Drug-induced QT prolongation is seen with a QT interval above 0.45 ms on the ECG and is usually a result of treatment by anti-arrhythmic drugs, such as

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