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synonyms for magnification

  • acclaim
  • acclamation
  • accolade
  • applause
  • appreciation
  • approbation
  • approval
  • boost
  • bravo
  • celebration
  • cheer
  • cheering
  • citation
  • commendation
  • compliment
  • cry
  • devotion
  • encomium
  • enlargement
  • esteem
  • eulogy
  • exaggeration
  • exaltation
  • extolment
  • flattery
  • glorification
  • glory
  • homage
  • hurrah
  • hymn
  • kudos
  • obeisance
  • ovation
  • overstatement
  • panegyric
  • plaudit
  • puff
  • rave
  • recognition
  • recommendation
  • regard
  • sycophancy
  • thanks
  • tribute
  • worship
  • big hand
  • good word
  • laudation
  • pat on the back
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antonyms for magnification

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  • blame
  • castigation
  • censure
  • condemnation
  • criticism
  • decrease
  • denunciation
  • depression
  • disapproval
  • discouragement
  • dishonor
  • dislike
  • disregard
  • disrespect
  • ignorance
  • insult
  • neglect
  • reduction
  • silence
  • unhappiness
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How to use magnification in a sentence

That’s because magnification also amplifies a mount’s instability, enhances any atmospheric turbulence, and limits the field of view.
6 COMMON MISTAKES FIRST-TIME STARGAZERS MAKE, AND HOW TO AVOID THEMCELESTRONOCTOBER 22, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
According to Bakos, magnification of 30- to 40-times will help you see things like Jupiter’s moons and Saturn’s rings.
HOW TO VIEW YOUR FAVORITE PLANETS AND ASTRONOMICAL EVENTSJEN MCCAFFERYJULY 21, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Studying fabrics at very high magnification helps determine how some face masks filter out particles better than others.
MICROSCOPIC IMAGES REVEAL THE SCIENCE AND BEAUTY OF FACE MASKSEMILIANO RODRÍGUEZ MEGAAPRIL 2, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
By capturing image data in infrared, researchers and scientists capture details that aren’t typically visible, even under high magnification.
FUJIFILM’S NEW INFRARED CAMERA CAN SEE THINGS YOUR EYES CAN’TSTAN HORACZEKNOVEMBER 27, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Appearance of a small portion of muscle under a moderate magnification.
VOICE PRODUCTION IN SINGING AND SPEAKINGWESLEY MILLS
It was visible now through the direct observation panel, without magnification.
GREYLORNJOHN KEITH LAUMER
He increased the magnification to maximum, and the four men looked eagerly at the system.
ISLANDS OF SPACEJOHN W CAMPBELL
Actually, the best examination is by low-power magnification under the proper lighting.
WARREN COMMISSION (7 OF 26): HEARINGS VOL. VII (OF 15)THE PRESIDENT'S COMMISSION ON THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY
The magnification constants of the various other optical combinations should be similarly made and recorded.
THE ELEMENTS OF BACTERIOLOGICAL TECHNIQUEJOHN WILLIAM HENRY EYRE
It is to be observed that Fig. 21 represents higher magnification; otherwise the two figures are very much alike.
THE NORTH AMERICAN SLIME-MOULDSTHOMAS H. (THOMAS HUSTON) MACBRIDE
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WORDS RELATED TO MAGNIFICATION

  • condition deepening
  • exacerbation
  • exaggeration
  • heightening
  • increase
  • inflaming
  • inflammation
  • intensification
  • magnification
  • sharpening
  • strengthening
  • worsening
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