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magnificationnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˌmæɡ.nɪ.fɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/
(Definition of magnification from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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magnificationnoun [C/U]

 us   /ˌmæɡ·nə·fɪˈkeɪ·ʃən/
the ​act of making something ​looklarger than it is, or the ​degree to which it does ​looklarger
(Definition of magnification from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “magnification”
in Arabic تَكبير…
in Korean 확대…
in Portuguese aumento, ampliação…
in Catalan augment, ampliació…
in Japanese 拡大…
in Chinese (Simplified) 放大…
in Chinese (Traditional) 放大…
in Italian ingrandimento…
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