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  • 41Representative at large — Large Large (l[aum]rj), a. [Compar. {Larger} (l[aum]r j[ e]r); superl. {Largest}.] [F., fr. L. largus. Cf. {Largo}.] 1. Exceeding most other things of like kind in bulk, capacity, quantity, superficial dimensions, or number of constituent units;… …

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  • 42To give large — Large Large (l[aum]rj), a. [Compar. {Larger} (l[aum]r j[ e]r); superl. {Largest}.] [F., fr. L. largus. Cf. {Largo}.] 1. Exceeding most other things of like kind in bulk, capacity, quantity, superficial dimensions, or number of constituent units;… …

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  • 43To go large — Large Large (l[aum]rj), a. [Compar. {Larger} (l[aum]r j[ e]r); superl. {Largest}.] [F., fr. L. largus. Cf. {Largo}.] 1. Exceeding most other things of like kind in bulk, capacity, quantity, superficial dimensions, or number of constituent units;… …

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  • 44To run large — Large Large (l[aum]rj), a. [Compar. {Larger} (l[aum]r j[ e]r); superl. {Largest}.] [F., fr. L. largus. Cf. {Largo}.] 1. Exceeding most other things of like kind in bulk, capacity, quantity, superficial dimensions, or number of constituent units;… …

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  • 45To sail large — Large Large (l[aum]rj), a. [Compar. {Larger} (l[aum]r j[ e]r); superl. {Largest}.] [F., fr. L. largus. Cf. {Largo}.] 1. Exceeding most other things of like kind in bulk, capacity, quantity, superficial dimensions, or number of constituent units;… …

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  • 46Very Large Telescope — VLT redirects here. For other uses, see VLT (disambiguation). Very Large Telescope The four Unit Telescopes that form the VLT together with th …

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  • 47Atacama Large Millimeter Array — Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array ALMA logo Organisation Multi national Location Llano …

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  • 48History of large numbers — Different cultures used different traditional numeral systems for naming large numbers. The extent of large numbers used varied in each culture.One interesting point in using large numbers is the confusion on the term billion and milliard in many …

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  • 49T-cell large granular lymphocyte leukemia — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD9 = ICDO = 9831/3 OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = MeshID = T cell large granular lymphocyte leukemia is a disease that exhibits an unexplained, chronic (> 6… …

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  • 50in large part — in large measure/part/formal phrase mainly The shelter remains open in large part because of help from volunteers. Thesaurus: mainlysynonym …

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  • 51Burroughs large systems — The Burroughs large systems were the largest of three series of Burroughs Corporation mainframe computers. Founded in the 1880s, Burroughs was the oldest continuously operating entity in computing, but by the late 1950s its computing equipment… …

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  • 52Michigan Territory's At-large congressional district — Michigan Territory between 1818 and 1833. Showing extent of the at large congressional district for the majority of time prior to Michigan s statehood. Michigan Territory s At large congressional district is an obsolete congressional district… …

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  • 53in large measure (or part) — to a great extent. → large …

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  • 54on a large scale — on a wide scope, to a great extent, generally, in great measure, in a large amount …

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  • 55on a large scale — in (large) numbers; at a (high) level; to a(n) (great) extent …

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  • 56largely — large, largely Large is used as an adverb with the verbs bulk and loom and in the phrase by and large. Otherwise largely is the normal adverb and means ‘to a large extent’ (His failure was largely due to laziness) …

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  • 57china — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. a translucent ceramic material, biscuit fired at a high temperature, its glaze fired at a low temperature. 2. any porcelain ware. 3. plates, cups, saucers, etc., collectively. 4. figurines made of porcelain or ceramic material …

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  • 58China — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. People s Republic of, a country in E Asia. 1,221,591,778; 3,691,502 sq. mi. (9,560,990 sq. km). Cap.: Beijing. 2. Republic of. Also called Nationalist China. a republic consisting mainly of the island of Taiwan off the SE coast …

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  • 59India — /in dee euh/, n. 1. Hindi, Bharat. a republic in S Asia: a union comprising 25 states and 7 union territories; formerly a British colony; gained independence Aug. 15, 1947; became a republic within the Commonwealth of Nations Jan. 26, 1950.… …

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  • 60Europe, history of — Introduction       history of European peoples and cultures from prehistoric times to the present. Europe is a more ambiguous term than most geographic expressions. Its etymology is doubtful, as is the physical extent of the area it designates.… …

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