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magnification

noun [U] uk   /ˌmæɡ.nɪ.fɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/ us  
the process of making something look bigger than it is, for example by using a magnifying glass: Magnification of the leaf allows us to see it in detail. These binoculars have x10 magnification (= they magnify ten times).
Translations of “magnification”
in Korean 확대…
in Arabic تَكبير…
in Portuguese aumento, ampliação…
in Catalan augment, ampliació…
in Japanese 拡大…
in Italian ingrandimento…
in Chinese (Traditional) 放大…
in Chinese (Simplified) 放大…
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