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writ large

Signified, expressed, or embodied with greater magnitude, as in That book on Lincoln is simply an article writ large. [Mid-1600s]

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wristlet, wristlock, wristwatch, wristy, writ, writ large, writ of assistance, writ of certiorari, writ of election, writ of error, writ of execution
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