Magnify

Pronunciation: /ˈmæg nəˌfaɪ/ Explain

To magnify something is to make it appear larger than it is[1].

In optics, we use lenses to magnify objects. These lenses can be found in telescopes and microscopes.

References

  1. Magnify. https://www.merriam-webster.com. Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary. Merriam-Webster. Last Accessed 9/2/2018. https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/magnify.

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McAdams, David E. Magnify. 9/2/2018. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/m/magnify.html.

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9/2/2018: Removed broken links, updated license, implemented new markup. (McAdams, David E.)
12/18/2009: Added "References". (McAdams, David E.)
7/12/2007: Initial version. (McAdams, David E.)

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