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enlarge

verb add to, aggrandize, amplificare, annex, augere, augment, broaden, build, build up, develop, dilatare, dilate, distend, elaborate, enhance, exaggerate, expatiate, extend, fatten, fill out, grow, inflate, intensify, lengthen, magnify, make greater, make larger, multiply, progress, protract, raise, spread, stretch, supplement, swell, widen
Associated concepts: materially alter, repair
See also: accrue, advance, amplify, bear, build, compound, develop, enhance, expand, extricate, heighten, increase, inflate, magnify, overestimate, raise, recruit, supplement, yield

TO ENLARGE. To extend; as, to enlarge a rule to plead, is to extend the time during which a defendant may plead. To enlarge, means also to set at liberty; as, the prisoner was enlarged on giving bail.

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Each section has a brief introduction, film clips of John Mullan discussing the topic and Simon Callow reading (in costume and in the Dickens house) an appropriate extract from one of the novels, and links to relevant historical and literary sources presented in neat bites with enlargeable illustrations.
Before long, a more efficient technique called "wet-plate collodion" photography yielded enlargeable albumen silver prints that could be reproduced in limitless quantities.
Many page numbers offer hyperlinks to an enlargeable JPEG image of the original print page.