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English definition of “full-scale”

full-scale

adjective uk   /ˌfʊlˈskeɪl/ us  

full-scale adjective (FULL SIZE)

describes a model of the same size as the original thing: full-scale models of dinosaurs

full-scale adjective (COMPLETE)

[before noun] complete or using all available methods, equipment, money, etc.: a full-scale investigation a full-scale attack
(Definition of full-scale from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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