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"life-size" in British English

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life-sizeadjective

uk   /ˈlaɪf.saɪz/  us   /ˈlaɪf.saɪz/ (also life-sized, uk   /ˈlaɪf.saɪzd/ us   )
(Definition of life-size from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"life-size" in American English

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life-sizeadjective [not gradable]

(also life-sized,  us   /ˈlɑɪfˈsɑɪzd/ )  us   /ˈlɑɪfˈsɑɪz/
(of ​statues, ​models, etc.) having the same ​size as the ​person or thing that it ​represents: a life-size ​plastic manikin
(Definition of life-size from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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