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enlargement

[en′lärj·mənt]
(graphic arts)
Photographic print made in an enlarger so that the print is bigger than the negative.
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You know that optical instruments have acquired great perfection; with certain instruments we have succeeded in obtaining enlargements of 6,000 times and reducing the moon to within forty miles' distance.
Arthur continuing to lie very ill in the Marshalsea, and Mr Rugg descrying no break in the legal sky affording a hope of his enlargement, Mr Pancks suffered desperately from self-reproaches.
Nearly the whole of my previous life having been devoted to business and the pursuit of wealth, numerous scenes of which I had no previous conception have dawned upon me--I hope to the enlargement of my mind, and the improvement of my understanding.
Those charming creations of the poet, John Doe and Richard Roe, when they first dawn upon him, will open a new world for the enlargement of his mind and the improvement of his heart.
He did these pantograph enlargements on sheets of white cardboard, and made each individual line of the bewildering maze of whorls or curves or loops which consisted of the "pattern" of a "record" stand out bold and black by reinforcing it with ink.
These, however, are but enlargements of a principle which prevails elsewhere.
As the reference to Weimar revealed, NATO enlargement was for them a mental recreation of the struggle with Hitler -- moved eastward.
He also noticed facial swelling, dilated veins on his chest, and right-sided breast enlargement.
Nevertheless, Gunter Verheugen, the commissioner in charge of enlargement in the Prodi Commission, has presented his report on Turkey, and the European Commission has declared that at some future point negotiations with Turkey should begin.
This edition of the EFTA Bulletin looks at EU/EEA enlargement from an EFTA perspective.
In the photography cove, the walls are plastered with an enlargement of David Hockney's ``Pearblossom Hwy.
It is all to easy to focus on the new challenges for Welsh business that EU enlargement may bring, such as greater competition for orders.