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  • 101Edgar Allen and Company — was a steel maker and engineer, which from the late 19th century was based at Imperial Steel Works, Tinsley, Sheffield, South Yorkshire. The site was bounded by Sheffield Road, Vulcan Road and the Sheffield District Railway to which it was… …

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  • 102augment — augmentable, adj. v. /awg ment /; n. /awg ment/, v.t. 1. to make larger; enlarge in size, number, strength, or extent; increase: His salary is augmented by a small inheritance. 2. Music. a. to raise (the upper note of an interval or chord) by a… …

    Universalium

  • 103enlarge — en·large in lärj vb, en·larged; en·larg·ing vt to make larger vi to grow larger …

    Medical dictionary

  • 104accelerated depreciation — A group of methods for achieving periodic reductions in the book value of fixed assets that make larger reductions in the early periods and progressively smaller reductions in later periods. The offsetting entry is the depreciation expense.… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 105enlarged — adj. increased in size, made larger en·large || ɪn lɑːdÊ’ v. make larger, become bigger …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 106augment — I. v. a. Enlarge, increase, swell, magnify, add to, make larger. II. v. n. Increase, grow larger …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 107augment — aug•ment v. [[t]ɔgˈmɛnt[/t]] n. [[t]ˈɔg mɛnt[/t]] v. t. 1) to make larger; enlarge in size, number, strength, or extent; increase 2) mad mus a) to raise (the upper note of an interval or chord) by a half step b) to double the note values of (a… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 108augment — verb (t) /ɔgˈmɛnt / (say awg ment) 1. to make larger; enlarge in size or extent; increase. 2. Grammar to add an augment to. –verb (i) /ɔgˈmɛnt / (say awg ment) 3. to become larger. –noun /ˈɔgmənt/ (say awgmuhnt) 4. Grammar (in Greek, Sanskrit,… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 109bump — ► NOUN 1) a light blow or a jolting collision. 2) a protuberance on a level surface. ► VERB 1) knock or run into with a jolt. 2) move with much jolting. 3) (bump into) meet by chance. 4) …

    English terms dictionary

  • 110bumpier — bump ► NOUN 1) a light blow or a jolting collision. 2) a protuberance on a level surface. ► VERB 1) knock or run into with a jolt. 2) move with much jolting. 3) (bump into) meet by chance. 4) …

    English terms dictionary

  • 111bumpiest — bump ► NOUN 1) a light blow or a jolting collision. 2) a protuberance on a level surface. ► VERB 1) knock or run into with a jolt. 2) move with much jolting. 3) (bump into) meet by chance. 4) …

    English terms dictionary

  • 112bumpy — bump ► NOUN 1) a light blow or a jolting collision. 2) a protuberance on a level surface. ► VERB 1) knock or run into with a jolt. 2) move with much jolting. 3) (bump into) meet by chance. 4) …

    English terms dictionary

  • 113di|late — «dy LAYT, duh », verb, lat|ed, lat|ing. –v.t. 1. to make larger or wider; expand; enlarge: »When you take a deep breath you dilate your nostrils. SYNONYM(S): See syn. under …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 114larg|en — «LAHR juhn», intransitive verb. to become larger: »lateral spread of pattern set up gradually largening movements across the surface like ripples on a still pool (London Times). –v.t. to make larger; enlarge …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 115let out — {v.} 1a. To allow to go out or escape. * /The guard let the prisoners out of jail to work in the garden./ * /Mother won t let us out when it rains./ Compare: LET LOOSE. 1b. {informal} To make (a sound) come out of the mouth; utter. * /A bee stung …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 116let out — {v.} 1a. To allow to go out or escape. * /The guard let the prisoners out of jail to work in the garden./ * /Mother won t let us out when it rains./ Compare: LET LOOSE. 1b. {informal} To make (a sound) come out of the mouth; utter. * /A bee stung …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 117Enlarge — En*large , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Enlarged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Enlarging}.] [OF. enlargier; pref. en (L. in) + F. large wide. See {Large}.] 1. To make larger; to increase in quantity or dimensions; to extend in limits; to magnify; as, the body is… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 118Enlarged — Enlarge En*large , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Enlarged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Enlarging}.] [OF. enlargier; pref. en (L. in) + F. large wide. See {Large}.] 1. To make larger; to increase in quantity or dimensions; to extend in limits; to magnify; as, the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 119Enlarging — Enlarge En*large , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Enlarged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Enlarging}.] [OF. enlargier; pref. en (L. in) + F. large wide. See {Large}.] 1. To make larger; to increase in quantity or dimensions; to extend in limits; to magnify; as, the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 120Enlarging hammer — Enlarge En*large , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Enlarged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Enlarging}.] [OF. enlargier; pref. en (L. in) + F. large wide. See {Large}.] 1. To make larger; to increase in quantity or dimensions; to extend in limits; to magnify; as, the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English