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The parterre, extending before the main building, is of an ampleness scarcely conceivable until once viewed.

Then comes the new property of the University of Pittsburgh, which is built with ampleness of design.

There was much of the ampleness of Mirabeau, but no heaviness; there was so much soul that this carried that lightly.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-15c., from Middle French ample, from Latin amplus "large, spacious," related to ampla "handle, grip."

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