ampliation

[am-plee-ey-shuh n]

noun Archaic.

an enlarging or extending; amplification.

Nearby words

  1. ample,
  2. amplexicaul,
  3. amplexifoliate,
  4. amplexus,
  5. ampliate,
  6. amplidyne,
  7. amplification,
  8. amplificatory,
  9. amplifier,
  10. amplifier host

Origin of ampliation

1500–10; < Latin ampliātiōn- (stem of ampliātiō) an extending. See ampliate, -ion

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