Definitions for large-scale

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

large′-scale′(adj.)

  1. very extensive; of great scope:

    a large-scale plan.

  2. made to a large scale:

    a large-scale map.

Origin of large-scale:

1885–90

Princeton's WordNet

  1. large-scale(adj)

    unusually large in scope

    "a large-scale attack on AIDS is needed"

  2. large-scale(adj)

    constructed or drawn to a big scale

    "large-scale maps"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. large-scale(adjective)ˈlɑrdʒ li

    involving or relating to many people or things

    a large-scale study; large-scale book production

Wiktionary

  1. large-scale(Adjective)

    Large in amount, scope or extent.

  2. large-scale(Adjective)

    Drawn large so as to show detail.

  3. Origin: large + scale

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'large-scale' in Adjectives Frequency: #957

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