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adjective [only before noun] large-scale pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    involving a large number of people or things, or happening over a large area
    We need to protect the village from large-scale house building.
    The gang is believed to be involved in large-scale international drug trafficking.

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a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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