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  • adj. comparative form of large: more large

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. large or big relative to something else

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Examples

  • DEFINITELY do not make the title larger than the rest of the text.

    Author! Author! » 2006 » July

  • No exceptions, and DEFINITELY do not make the title larger than the rest of the text.

    Author! Author! » Blog Archive » Dressing Up Your Contest Entry to Go Out

  • No exceptions, and definitely do not make the title larger than the rest of the text.

    Author! Author! » Blog Archive » Standard format for title pages

  • The greater the degree of predictability, the larger is the variance of ut and thus the greater is the relative contribution of uncertainty about future expected returns to long-horizon return variance. here is the link to an ungated version of the paper

    If this is true we are REALLY in trouble

  • President Bush today declared that the war between Israel and Hezbollah is part of what he called a larger struggle between the forces of freedom and the forces of terror.

    CNN Transcript Jul 31, 2006

  • The arrangements of the house, which he described as larger than Drury-lane, he thought excellent.

    The Life of Charles Dickens, Vol. I-III, Complete

  • Because he made a choice: rather than employ a false objectivity, he embraced what he calls larger truths.

    NYT > Home Page

  • He reminds us that, time and again, left-wing movements have skillfully revealed dark flaws in American life, and, in doing so, have altered and refined what he calls the larger "moral culture" in the United States-the common sense appreciation of right and wrong.

    Slate Magazine

  • As Associate Dean I find it extremely difficult to get things done or to get critical University answers when it involves someone with a title larger than mine.

    Wired Campus

  • Several members of the Hispanic caucus swung behind the bill, abandoning objections to Senate provisions to ban illegal immigrants from buying health insurance, for what they called the larger effort to broaden health care coverage.

    SFGate: Top News Stories

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