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, v. i. 1. To grow large or larger; to be further extended; to expand; as, a plant enlarges by growth; an estate enlarges by good management; a volume of air enlarges by rarefaction.
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2. To speak or write at length; to be diffuse in speaking or writing; to expatiate; to dilate.
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To enlarge upon this theme.
M. Arnold.
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3. (Naut.) To get more astern or parallel with the vessel's course; to draw aft; -- said of the wind.
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