Technology / Programming / Long: Long variables are extended-size variables for number storage, and on arduino and of they can store 32 bits (4 bytes) from –2,147,483,648 to 2,147,483,647 or for an unsigned long from 0 to 4,294,967,295. In processing, a long stores values up to 18,446,744,073,709,551,615.
Long Adjective Synonyms: extensive, extended, elongate(d), large, great, big
Science / Astrology / Elongation: The distance of a planet from the Sun, as viewed from Earth. The maximum elongation for the inferior planets is 28° for Mercury, and 48° for Venus. Mercury can therefore only form a conjunction and MORE
Entertainment / Literature / Long Syllable: Any syllable with (1) a long vowel or (2) any syllable with a short vowel and two or more consonants following it. Such syllables typically take twice as long to sound as a short syllable--and thus be MORE
Science / Astrology / Long Ascension: A term applied to Cancer, leo, Virgo, Libra, Scorpio and Sagittarius because they take longer to rise over the horizon than do the other six signs due to Earth's tilt relative to the ecliptic. See als MORE
Business / Finance / Long Bonds: Bonds with a long current maturity. The 'long bond' is the 30-year U.S. Treasury bond. MORE
Science / Tides and Currents / Long Shore Current: A current paralleling the shore largely within the surf zone. It is caused by the excess water brought to the zone by the small net mass transport of wind waves. Long shore currents feed into rip curr MORE