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amplifyverb [T]

 us   /ˈæm·pləˌfɑɪ/
to ​increase the ​strength of a ​sound; make ​louder: Electric ​guitars are amplified through ​loudspeakers. To amplify is also to ​add to the ​information given in something: This ​study amplifies ​earlierresearch.
noun [C/U]  us   /ˌæm·plə·fɪˈkeɪ·ʃən/
[U] sound amplification
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