Definition of enlargement in English:

enlargement

Line breaks: en¦large|ment
Pronunciation: /ɪnˈlɑːdʒm(ə)nt
 
, ɛn-/

noun

  • 2A photograph that is larger than the original negative or an earlier print.
    More example sentences
    • Photographic enlargements of studios of famous artists at the beginning of the 1900s provide the background to a selection of objects that are similar to those these artiste might have owned.
    • They are offering half price for enlargements printed for the Photo Exhibition.
    • The next issue of the magazine carried a full-page enlargement of the same photograph.
    Synonyms
    blow-up, magnification, large print; British enprint

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