Part of speech:
That can have more than one interpretation; having two or more meanings; purposely vague, misleading, or ambiguous
In an inconspicuous position; hidden
Widely spread or scattered; not concentrated:
Able to maintain breathing power during exertion:
The definition of prolix is someone or something that is too wordy.
The definition of redundant is more than enough or too much of something.
Using or containing a great and usually an excessive number of words; wordy.
Relating to or consisting of words; verbal.
More than usual; extra; surplus
The slender part of a flower pistil, connecting the ovary and the stigma. The pollen tube grows through the style delivering the pollen nuclei to the ovary.
Using or containing an excessive number of words
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