What does Elongation mean?

Elongation in AZ Dictionary

(n) The act of elongating or even the condition of being elongated.
(n) Something that elongates; an extension.
(n) The angular distance between two celestial bodies as seen from world.

Elongation in Astronomy Dictionary

the angular length of a planetary human anatomy from sunlight as seen from world. A planet at best eastern elongation is seen in the evening sky and a planet at biggest western elongation is going to be present in the morning sky. by Nikita IsabellReport definition

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    • protraction, extension, continuation, withdrawal, distance
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    • change of shape, longness, improver, add-on, addition
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    • elasticity of elongation, percentage of elongation, elongation strain
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