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English definition of “full-scale”

full-scale

adjective [before noun]
 
 
/ˌfʊlˈskeɪl/
complete, or using all available methods, equipment, money, etc.: Insurers were relieved by the FSA's refusal to launch a full-scale review of past endowment sales. We have created full-scale marketing campaigns for a number of new product introductions.
(Definition of full-scale from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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