-length

[[t]-leŋθ[/t]]
COMB in ADJ
-length combines with nouns to form adjectives that describe something that is of a certain length, or long enough to reach the point indicated by the noun.
See also full-length

...shoulder-length hair.

...knee-length boots.

...a feature-length film.


English dictionary. 2008.

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