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Definition of “by and large” - Learner’s Dictionary

by and large

in most situations: By and large, people have welcomed the changes.General
Translations of “by and large”
in Chinese (Traditional) 大體上,總體上,一般來講…
in Russian в целом…
in Turkish genellikle, tamamen, bütünüyle…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大体上,总体上,一般来讲…
in Polish na ogół, w zasadzie…
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