Meaning of whole-length


Pronunciation: (adj.hōl'lengkth', -length'n.hōl'lengkth&sec, -length&sec), [key]
— adj.
  1. extended to or having its entire length; not shortened or abridged: a whole-length report.
  2. portraying, reflecting, or accommodating the full length of the human figure: a whole-length sofa; a whole-length portrait of the general.
  1. a portrait or statue showing the full length of its subject: The painting gallery had a roomful of whole-lengths.
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