large number
index plurality, quantity

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  • large number — noun a large indefinite number (Freq. 18) a battalion of ants a multitude of TV antennas a plurality of religions • Syn: ↑battalion, ↑multitude, ↑plurality, ↑pack …   Useful english dictionary

  • Large Number Hypothesis — Die Large Number Hypothesis (engl., LNH, deutsch Hypothese der großen Zahlen) ist eine Vermutung in der theoretischen Physik. Sie wurde 1937 von Paul Dirac erhoben und beschäftigt sich mit der seltsamen Häufung von absoluten Verhältnissen in der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Large format lens — Large format lenses are photographic optics that provide an image circle large enough to cover large format film or plates. Large format lenses are typically used in large format cameras and view cameras.Photographic optics generally project a… …   Wikipedia

  • large — [ lardʒ ] adjective *** bigger than usual in size: The house had an exceptionally large yard. Large crowds gather each year in St. Peter s Square to see the Pope. A large man with a long ginger beard stood in the doorway. a. used in clothing… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • large-scale — large ,scale adjective only before noun * 1. ) involving a large number of people or things, or happening over a large area: The gang is believed to be involved in large scale international drug trafficking. We need to protect the village from… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • large attendance — large number of persons present …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Large numbers — This article is about large numbers in the sense of numbers that are significantly larger than those ordinarily used in everyday life, for instance in simple counting or in monetary transactions. The term typically refers to large positive… …   Wikipedia

  • Large deviations theory — In Probability Theory, the Large Deviations Theory concerns the asymptotic behaviour of remote tails of sequences of probability distributions. Some basic ideas of the theory can be tracked back to Laplace and Cramér, although a clear unified… …   Wikipedia

  • number — number1 W1S1 [ˈnʌmbə US bər] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(number)¦ 2¦(phone)¦ 3¦(in a set/list)¦ 4¦(for recognizing somebody/something)¦ 5¦(amount)¦ 6 numbers 7¦(music)¦ 8¦(magazine)¦ 9 have somebody s number 10 black/elegant etc …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • large — [[t]lɑ͟ː(r)ʤ[/t]] ♦ larger, largest 1) ADJ GRADED A large thing or person is greater in size than usual or average. The Pike lives mainly in large rivers and lakes... In the largest room about a dozen children and seven adults are sitting on the… …   English dictionary

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