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longitudinal

1. of or relating to longitude or length
2. Psychol (of a study of behaviour) carried on over a protracted period of time
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longitudinal

[‚län·jə′tüd·ən·əl]
(science and technology)
Pertaining to the lengthwise dimension.
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Previous research has shown that adolescents and their friends have remarkably similar characteristics, both concurrently and longitudinally.
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"All the test points and service points are together in one place." Rather than center-mounting the engine to the rear of the chassis, Sennebogen mounts it longitudinally to one side.
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