Examples of magnification in a Sentence
We used a microscope to examine the cells under magnification.
At higher magnifications the differences between the cells become clear.
Recent Examples of magnification from the Web
Filmmakers use high-magnification macro lenses, which focus on objects extremely close to the camera, rather than telephoto lenses, which focus on objects far away.
How can a person look in a 10-times magnification mirror, with glasses on, before going out to a lunch-bunch party then return and glance at the same mirror, still with glasses on, and see a single whisker on one’s chin or a zit on one’s nose?
Idaho Power posted a video to their Facebook page demonstrating the magnification power of a bottle of water.
Although invisible to the eye, the logo can be spotted easily under magnification, and will serve as a mark of quality and assurance, De Beers said.
Yellow boxed region is shown at higher magnification.
At this level of magnification, the researchers were able to discern novel details about the building blocks of our bodily framework: our bones, which comprise mineral crystallites and spiraling strands of the protein collagen called fibrils.
With a fine scalpel and a form of magnification, your doctor will cut away the skin lining the hole to create a new wound, then add a few quick stitches to promote healing by holding your skin together.
Mainstream technology, such as iPhones, iPads and other tablets, as well as computers, provide for magnification, increased contrast and text-to-speech.
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MAGNIFICATION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of magnification for English Language Learners
: the act of making something look larger than it is : the act of magnifying something
: the larger appearance of an object when it is seen through a microscope, telescope, etc.
medical Definition of magnification
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