Meaning of “magnification” in the English Dictionary

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"magnification" in British English

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magnificationnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌmæɡ.nɪ.fɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌmæɡ.nə.fəˈkeɪ.ʃən/

(Definition of “magnification” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"magnification" in American English

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magnificationnoun [ C/U ]

us /ˌmæɡ·nə·fɪˈkeɪ·ʃən/

the act of making something look larger than it is, or the degree to which it does look larger

(Definition of “magnification” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)