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Protract, 1) to draw out, to prolong: “he shrives this woman to her smock; else ne'er could he so long p. his speech,” H6A I, 2, 120.
2) to delay: “let us bury him and not p. with admiration what is now due debt,” Cymb. IV, 2, 232.
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