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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 am·pli·fi·ca·tion /ˌæmpləfəˈkeʃən/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 am·pli·fi·ca·tion /ˌæmpləfəˈkeʃən/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Am·pli·fi·ca·tion n.
 1. The act of amplifying or enlarging in dimensions; enlargement; extension.
 2. Rhet. The enlarging of a simple statement by particularity of description, the use of epithets, etc., for rhetorical effect; diffuse narrative or description, or a dilating upon all the particulars of a subject.
    Exaggeration is a species of amplification.   --Brande & C.
    I shall summarily, without any amplification at all, show in what manner defects have been supplied.   --Sir J. Davies.
 3. The matter by which a statement is amplified; as, the subject was presented without amplifications.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: addition of extra material or illustration or clarifying
           detail; "a few remarks added in amplification and
           defense"; "an elaboration of the idea followed" [syn: elaboration]
      2: the amount of increase in signal power or voltage or current
         expressed as the ratio of output to input [syn: gain]
      3: (electronics) the act of increasing voltage or power or