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amplification

am·pli·fi·ca·tion

amplification

 
pronunciation:
aem pl f keI shn
features:
Word Combinations (noun), Word Parts
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the process or result of making larger or greater.
synonyms:
addition, augmentation, elaboration, enlargement, escalation, expansion, increase, inflation, magnification
antonyms:
abridgment, abstract
similar words:
acceleration, accretion, development, elucidation, explanation, heightening, multiplication
definition 2: something that enlarges a statement, plan, idea, or the like.
synonyms:
development, elaboration
antonyms:
abridgment
similar words:
addendum, addition, clarification, elucidation, expansion, explanation, supplement
definition 3: a statement, plan, idea, or the like so enlarged.
synonyms:
development, elaboration
antonyms:
abridgment, abstract
similar words:
addendum, addition, clarification, expansion, explanation, illustration, supplement
definition 4: increase in electric current, voltage, power, or the like.
similar words:
surge
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