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large-scale

(lärj′skāl′)
adj.
1. Large in scope or extent.
2. Drawn or made large to show detail.
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large-scale

adj
1. wide-ranging or extensive
2. (Surveying) (of maps and models) constructed or drawn to a big scale
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large′-scale′



adj.
1. very extensive; of great scope: a large-scale plan.
2. made to a large scale: a large-scale map.
[1885–90]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.large-scale - unusually large in scope; "a large-scale attack on AIDS is needed"
big, large - above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent; "a large city"; "set out for the big city"; "a large sum"; "a big (or large) barn"; "a large family"; "big businesses"; "a big expenditure"; "a large number of newspapers"; "a big group of scientists"; "large areas of the world"
2.large-scale - constructed or drawn to a big scale; "large-scale maps"
big, large - above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent; "a large city"; "set out for the big city"; "a large sum"; "a big (or large) barn"; "a large family"; "big businesses"; "a big expenditure"; "a large number of newspapers"; "a big group of scientists"; "large areas of the world"
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large-scale

adjective wide-ranging, global, sweeping, broad, wide, vast, extensive, wholesale, far-reaching a large-scale military operation
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large-scale

adjective
Notably above average in amount, size, or scope:
Informal: tidy.
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Translations

large-scale

[ˈlɑːdʒˈskeɪl] ADJa or en gran escala
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large-scale

[ˈlɑːdʒˈskeɪl] adj (map, drawing) → a grande scala; (reforms, business activities) → su vasta or larga scala
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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