Large vs Macrobiology - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between large and macrobiology
is that large
is (music|obsolete) an old musical note, equal to two longas, four breves, or eight semibreves while macrobiology
is (biology) the study of large living organisms.
As an adjective large
is of considerable or relatively great size or extent.
Of considerable or relatively great size or extent.
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(obsolete) Abundant; ample.
(archaic) Full in statement; diffuse; profuse.
- We have yet large day.
(obsolete) Free; unencumbered.
- I might be very large upon the importance and advantages of education.
(obsolete) Unrestrained by decorum; said of language.
- Of burdens all he set the Paynims large .
(nautical) Crossing the line of a ship's course in a favorable direction; said of the wind when it is abeam, or between the beam and the quarter.
- Some large jests he will make.
* big, huge, giant, gigantic, enormous, stour, great, mickle, largeish
* See also
* small, tiny, minuscule
* as large as life, larger than life
* by and large
* give it large
* have it large
* large it, large up, large it up
* writ large
(music, obsolete) An old musical note, equal to two longas, four breves, or eight semibreves.
(obsolete) Liberality, generosity.
A thousand dollars.
- Getting a car tricked out like that will cost you 50 large .
* at large
(biology) The study of large living organisms.