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1. protraction

noun. the act of prolonging something.

Synonyms

  • perpetuation
  • lengthening
  • prolongation
  • continuance

Antonyms

  • discontinuation
  • inactivity
  • short
  • shortness

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2. protraction

noun. the consequence of being lengthened in duration.

Synonyms

  • continuation
  • duration
  • lengthiness
  • prolongation
  • length

Antonyms

  • long
  • impermanence
  • longness
  • disinheritance

Sentences with protraction


1. Noun, singular or mass
This means that your scapulae move forward as they round the back of the ribcage, a motion also known as protraction.

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