large-scale

large-scale

adj. 1. large in area, scope or degree; as, a large-scale attack on AIDS is needed.
Syn. -- extensive, wide-ranging.
[WordNet 1.5]

2. constructed or drawn to a big scale{4}; as, large-scale maps. See 3rd scale, n., sense 4.
[WordNet 1.5]

3. widespread; applying to all or most members of a category or group.
Syn. -- mass.
[WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

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Lar"gess

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Lar"gesse

(lr*js" or lr"js), } n. [F. largesse, fr. large. See Large, a.] 1. Liberality; generosity; bounty. [Obs.]
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Fulfilled of largesse and of all grace.
Chaucer.
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2. A present; a gift; a bounty bestowed.
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The heralds finished their proclamation with their usual cry of "Largesse, largesse, gallant knights!" and gold and silver pieces were showered on them from the galleries.
Sir W. Scott.
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