[lon-jee-vuh s, lawn-] /lɒnˈdʒi vəs, lɔn-/
long-lived; living to a great age.
- Long extensor muscle of big toe
long extensor muscle of big toe n. A muscle with its origin from the tibia, with insertion to the base of the big toe, with nerve supply from the anterior tibial nerve, and whose action extends the big toe.
- Long extensor muscle of thumb
long extensor muscle of thumb n. A muscle with origin from the ulna, with insertion into the base of the thumb, with nerve supply from the radial nerve, and whose action extends the distal phalanx of the thumb.
- Long extensor muscle of toes
long extensor muscle of toes n. A muscle with its origin from the tibia and the upper margin of the fibula, with insertion by four tendons to the bases of the phalanges of the second to fifth toes, with nerve supply from the deep branch of the peroneal nerve, and whose action extends the four […]
noun 1. an unhappy or gloomy expression: He’s been walking around with a long face ever since he failed the examination. noun 1. a disappointed, solemn, or miserable facial expression A facial expression showing sadness or disappointment, as in Greg’s long face was a clear indication of his feelings. [ Late 1700s ]