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amplitude

noun uk   /ˈæm.plɪ.tjuːd/ us    /-tuːd/

amplitude noun (LARGE AMOUNT)

[U] formal a large amount or wide range: The sheer amplitude of the novel invites comparisons with Tolstoy.

amplitude noun (CURVE)

[C usually singular] specialized physics the distance between the top and the bottom of a wave
Translations of “amplitude”
in Chinese (Traditional) 大量, 廣闊,廣大, 充足,豐富…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大量, 广阔,广大, 充足,丰富…
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