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blow up

[′blō ‚əp]
(computer science)

blow up

(1)
Of a scientific computation: to become unstable. It suggests that the computation is diverging so rapidly that it will soon overflow or at least go nonlinear.

blow up

(2)
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Under this agreement, Lot 47 Films will provide nationwide theatrical distribution for Blow Ups digital films with budgets up to one million dollars however no fewer than 50% of all films produced by Kliot and Vicente through January 2004.
But when a fine book is available for little more than a bag of groceries, my advice is to use it, study the master painters carefully - especially if the book has blow ups of details - and thus shape your sensitivities for the moment when you come to spend money.
Immersing himself in the topic, he rents an apartment, places blow ups of wartime photos on the walls and plays videos of archival films of the period that show the propaganda that stirred millions.