long-range long-range

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) involving an extended span of time
  2. (adj) suitable for or reaching long distances

Usage(s):

  1. The best way they could signal that point would be to launch the Taepodong II long-range missile.
  2. North Korea is not believed to have mastered making a nuclear bomb small enough to mount in a long-range missile.
  3. Now Washington is trying to persuade him to give up his long-range missile program and to stop selling the technology he has already developed.

News

  1. Nevada football team lands tight end recruit for 2014 class

    First-year Nevada football coach Brian Polian has shown that he does some things differently than the way his predecessor, Chris Ault, did. And one of those is long-range recruiting.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Mason Valley News

  2. Siemens Selects Blighter B400 Radars for Perimeter Security at European Infrastructure Site

    Blighter Surveillance Systems , an electronic-scanning radar and sensor solution provider, has supplied a number of its Blighter B400 long-range ground surveillan
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Best 3-Point Shooters of the San Antonio Spurs Championship Teams

    Since the three-point line was added, long-range shooting is a vital part of a championship offense—and the San Antonio Spurs are no exception. The long ball has grown in its importance to each successive Spurs title. This playoffs, Danny Green and Manu Ginobili have already made trés history with their treys. The court spacing created by the three gives the offense an edge; in addition, three ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

Quotes

  1. "North Korea broke the rules once more by testing a rocket that could be used for a long-range missile," Mr Obama told a crowd in the Czech capital, Prague. "This provocation underscores the need for action - not just this afternoon at the UN...
    on Apr 4, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: BBC News

  2. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said in New York he was concerned about Pyongyang's plans to launch a "satellite or long-range missiles," adding it "will threaten the peace and stability in the region."
    on Mar 11, 2009 By: Ban Ki-moon Source: International Herald Tribune

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