Definition of prolongation:
stretching, filename extension, prolonging, law of continuation, draw out, explosion, upsurge, good continuation, continuation, telephone extension, extension, drag out, string out, eke out, rise, reference, lengthiness, file name extension, keep, leap, university extension, long, elongation, spurt, protraction, lengthening, propagation, denotation, drawing out, perpetuation, extension service, annex, perpetuate, extension phone, prolong, upswing, surge, jump, wing, increase, spin out, sequel, hold over, annexe, growth.
By the process of embalmment, they could for ages suspend the decomposition of the body; while by means of prayer and offerings, they saved the Double, the Soul, and the " Luminous" from the second death, and secured to them all that was necessary for the prolongation of their existence.- "Manual Of Egyptian Archaeology And Guide To The Study Of Antiquities In Egypt", Gaston Camille Charles Maspero.
- "Manual of American Grape-Growing", U. P. Hedrick.
The women then have their black straight hair divided behind into two tresses, which are braided with straps, variegated ribbons and beads, which are continued beyond the point where the hair ends as an artificial prolongation of the braids, so that, including the straps which form this continuation, loaded as they are with beads, buttons, and metal ornaments of all kinds, they nearly reach the ground.- "The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II", A.E. Nordenskieold.