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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 lengthy /ˈlɛŋ(k)θi, ˈlɛn(t)-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Length·y a. [Compar. Lengthier superl. Lengthiest.] Having length; rather long or too long; prolix; not brief; -- said chiefly of discourses, writings, and the like. Lengthy periods.” --Washington. “Some lengthy additions.” --Byron. “These would be details too lengthy.” --Jefferson. “To cut short lengthy explanations.”

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : relatively long in duration; tediously protracted; "a
            drawn-out argument"; "an extended discussion"; "a
            lengthy visit from her mother-in-law"; "a prolonged and
            bitter struggle"; "protracted negotiations" [syn: drawn-out,
             extended, prolonged, protracted]
      [also: lengthiest, lengthier]