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enlargement

noun uk   /ɪnˈlɑːdʒ.mənt/ us    /-ˈlɑːrdʒ-/
[S or U] the fact of being enlarged: I am pleased to announce the enlargement of the History Department by three new teachers.Becoming biggerEnlarging and inflating [C] something, especially a photograph, that has been enlarged: I had an enlargement of my graduation photo done for my grandparents.Becoming biggerEnlarging and inflating
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