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full-scale

(fo͝ol′skāl′)
adj.
1. Of actual or full size; not reduced: a full-scale model.
2. Employing all resources; not limited or partial: a full-scale campaign against the use of nuclear power plants.

full-scale

n (modifier)
1. (Art Terms) (of a plan, etc) of actual size; having the same dimensions as the original
2. done with thoroughness or urgency; using all resources; all-out

full′-scale′



adj.
1. having the exact size or proportions of the original: a full-scale replica.
2. using all possible means, facilities, etc.; complete: a full-scale investigation.
[1930–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.full-scale - using all available resources; "all-out war"; "a full-scale campaign against nuclear power plants"
complete - having every necessary or normal part or component or step; "a complete meal"; "a complete wardrobe"; "a complete set of the Britannica"; "a complete set of china"; "a complete defeat"; "a complete accounting"

full-scale

adjective
2. full-size, full-sized, life-size working, full-scale prototypes
Translations

full-scale

[ˌfʊlˈskeɪl] ADJ [plan, model] → de tamaño natural; [search, retreat] → a gran escala; [study] → amplio, extenso; [investigation] → de gran alcance

full-scale

[ˈfʊlˈskeɪl] adj (search, retreat) → su vasta scala; (drawing, model) → a grandezza naturale

full

(ful) adjective
1. holding or containing as much as possible. My basket is full.
2. complete. a full year; a full account of what happened.
3. (of clothes) containing a large amount of material. a full skirt.
adverb
1. completely. Fill the petrol tank full.
2. exactly; directly. She hit him full in the face.
ˈfully adverb
1. completely. He was fully aware of what was happening; fully-grown dogs.
2. quite; at least. It will take fully three days.
ˌfull-ˈlength adjective
1. complete; of the usual or standard length. a full-length novel.
2. down to the feet. a full-length portrait.
full moon
(the time of) the moon when it appears at its most complete. There is a full moon tonight.
ˌfull-ˈscale adjective
(of a drawing etc) of the same size as the subject. a full-scale drawing of a flower.
full stop
a written or printed point (.) marking the end of a sentence; a period.
ˌfull-ˈtime adjective, adverb
occupying one's working time completely. a full-time job; She works full-time now.
fully-fledged adjective
1. (as in bird) having grown its feathers and ready to fly.
2. fully trained, qualified etc. He's now a fully-fledged teacher.
full of
1. filled with; containing or holding very much or very many. The bus was full of people.
2. completely concerned with. She rushed into the room full of the news.
in full
completely. Write your name in full; He paid his bill in full.
to the full
to the greatest possible extent. to enjoy life to the full.
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