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μακράν acc. fem. of μακρός used as adv.

I.a long way, far, far away, Aesch., Soph., etc.; τοὖργον οὐ μ. λέγεις the business you speak of is not far to seek, Soph.:—c. gen. far from, Eur.:—comp., μακροτέραν to a greater distance, Thuc., Xen.; Sup., ὅτι μακροτάτην as far as possible, c. gen. loci, Xen.
2.μακρὰν λέγειν to speak at length, Aesch., Soph.
II.of Time, long, μ. ζῆν, ἀναμένειν Soph.; οὐ μ. Lat. brevi, Eur.; so, οὐκ ἐς μακρήν Hdt., etc.

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