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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Large enough to be visible to the naked eye.

Usage examples (37)
  • SBY showed his capacities as a leader that oversee problems in macroscopic way, but he failed to show comprehension to solve the micro issues.
  • Maxwell equations, which are now known as the macroscopic Maxwell equations (valid in the presence of continuous polarizable matter).
  • The associated de Broglie wavelength of a probing particle rather than the "macroscopic" wavelength defines the minimum object size that can be resolved.
  • Whenever you (approximately) say that the entropy is "macroscopic" for more
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