[lawng-wawl, long-] /ˈlɔŋˌwɔl, ˈlɒŋ-/
noting or pertaining to a means of extracting coal or other minerals in an underground mine from a continuous face, the roof before the face being supported at intervals by temporary or movable artificial supports.
the continuous face so worked.
noun 1. Electricity. an electromagnetic wave over 60 meters in length. 2. . noun 1.
[lawng-weyz, long-] /ˈlɔŋˌweɪz, ˈlɒŋ-/ adverb 1. . 2. Dance. in two lines with the couples facing each other: to perform a country dance longways. adjective 3. . /ˈlɒŋˌweɪz/ adverb 1. another word for lengthways adv. 1580s, from long (adj.) + way + adverbial genitive -s.
- Long white lop-eared
noun 1. a former name for British lop
- Long white potato
noun an oblong-shaped thin-skinned potato from California, versatile for cooking Examples Long whites are oval-shaped, medium in starch level and have thin, light tan skin. These potatoes have a firm, creamy texture when cooked. Word Origin cooking