Pronunciation: (lông-gûr', long-; Fr. lôn-gœr'), [key]
—pl. -gueursPronunciation: (-gûrz'; Fr. -gœr'). [key]
a long and boring passage in a literary work, drama, musical composition, or the like: The longueurs in this book make it almost unreadable.
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