To an extent which is clearly noticeable; significantly: new diagnoses have increased markedly since 1998 [as submodifier]: this advice is markedly different to that last year
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- Have you noticed how markedly hospitals have improved in the last few years?
- This can reduce our interest bills markedly, and have a substantial impact over the years.
- The accent in New Zealand has changed rather markedly from the early colonial days until now.
blatantly, glaringly, unmistakably, conspicuously, pointedly, obviously, manifestly, patently, palpably, signally, significantly, greatly, considerably, substantially, recognizably, discernibly, notably, apparently, evidently, to a marked extent, to a great extent
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