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larger meaning

EN[lɑɹdʒɚ]
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  • AdjectiveBFlargeSUPlargest
    1. comparative form of large: more large.
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      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • "An' hustlin' drunken soldiers when they're goin' large a bit/Is five times better business than paradin' in full kit" (Tommy, Rudyard Kipling 1890)
        • Biopsy of a left axillary lymph axillary node confirmed transformation to diffuse large B cell lymphoma, nongerminal center origin.
        • In infected placentas from patients with IUGR, significant increase in the number of large fibrinoids with avascular villi, edema, and inflammation were observed [7 ].
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Large office blocks and shopping streets are being put up with not even an awning to protect the head of the shop-goer from the sweltering Persian sun.
        • Large swathes will be affected by the tax increase.
        • Large and square-headed, fatuously complacent, pot-bellied, spade-handed and dumpy-footed, for all the world presenting the appearance of animated jelly.
      3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • The city has five city council districts; however, the mayor is elected at large.

    Meaning of larger for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "larger" is an adjective, more specifically, an adjective form.
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