an island in SE New York: the boroughs of Brooklyn and Queens of New York City are located at its W end. 118 miles (190 km) long; 12–20 miles (19–32 km) wide; 1682 sq. mi. (4356 sq. km).
an island in SE New York State, separated from the S shore of Connecticut by Long Island Sound (an arm of the Atlantic): contains the New York City boroughs of Brooklyn and Queens in the west, many resorts (notably Coney Island), and two large airports (La Guardia and John F. Kennedy). Area: 4462 sq km (1723 sq miles)
Island in New York state. Its western end is taken up by Brooklyn and Queens, two of the five boroughs that make up New York City.
[lawng-ish, long-] /ˈlɔŋ ɪʃ, ˈlɒŋ-/ adjective 1. somewhat . /ˈlɒŋɪʃ/ adjective 1. rather long adj. 1610s, from long (adj.) + -ish.
1. a mixed drink of tequila, rum, vodka, gin, curaçao, cola, lemon juice, and sugar.
noun 1. an arm of the Atlantic between Connecticut and Long Island. 90 miles (145 km) long.
- Longissimus capitis muscle
longissimus capitis muscle lon·gis·si·mus cap·i·tis muscle (lŏn-jĭs’ə-məs cāp’ĭ-tĭs) n. A muscle with origin from the upper thoracic vertebrae and the lower and middle cervical vertebrae, with insertion into the mastoid process, with nerve supply from the dorsal branches of the cervical nerves, and whose action keeps the head erect and draws it backward or to […]