Definition of scale something back/down or up in English:
Reduce (or increase) something in size, number, or extent: manufacturing capacity has been scaled down
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- The CD based stained glass patterns are scaled up to the desired size, printed as a template, which helps draw the same pattern onto the glass by etching.
- He states that in most other sports be it golf, hockey, hurling, tennis etc. the size of the equipment is scaled down for the younger players.
- A team of up to 20 officers has been working on the inquiry, although the size of the squad has been scaled down in recent years.
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