protraction

Definitions of protraction
1

n the act of prolonging something

Synonyms:
lengthening, perpetuation, prolongation
Type of:
continuance, continuation
the act of continuing an activity without interruption

n the consequence of being lengthened in duration

Synonyms:
continuation, lengthiness, prolongation
Types:
fermata
(music) a prolongation of unspecified length on a note or chord or rest
Type of:
duration, length
continuance in time

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