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ID: 300380204
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300380204

 

Record Type: concept
magnification (<processes and techniques by specific type>, Processes and Techniques (hierarchy name))

 

Note: In an optical system, use of magnifying lens or other technology to increase the apparent size of an object. The term may also be used to designate a measurement of degree along a spectrum of enlargement and reduction within an optical system; the size of an image relative to the size of the object creating it.
 
Terms:
magnification (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,VN)
magnified (C,U,English,AD,U,PP)
magnifying (C,U,English,AD,U,U)
ingrandimento (C,U,Italian-P,D,U,SN)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  K.KT

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Activities Facet
Activities Facet
Hierarchy of Processes and Techniques (hierarchy name)
.... Processes and Techniques (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of <processes and techniques by specific type>
........ <processes and techniques by specific type> (G)
Hierarchy of magnification
............ magnification (G)

Related concepts:
requires ....  magnifiers (lenses)
................  (lenses (object genre), <components by general context>, ... Components (hierarchy name)) [300024591]

Sources and Contributors:
ingrandimento............  [Biblio Arc USI Preferred]
..........................  Glossario AIB http://www.aib.it/aib/lis/lpi13eg.htm#i
magnification............  [GCI Preferred, VP Preferred]
..........................  AATA database (2002-) accessed 24 December 2012
..........................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-) accessed 24 December 2012.
..........................  McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology Online (2000-2004) accessed 24 December 2012
..........................  Penguin Dictionary of Science [online] (2009) accessed 24 December 2012
magnified............  [GCI, VP]
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
magnifying............  [GCI, VP]
.......................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
 
Subject: .....  [Biblio Arc USI, VP]
............  Biblio Arc USI database
 
Note:
English .......... [GCI, VP]
.......... AATA database (2002-) accessed 24 December 2012
.......... McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology Online (2000-2004) accessed 24 December 2012

 

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