moderate-size

adjective
intermediate in size
Similar to: ↑sized

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • moderate — mod|er|ate1 [ mad(ə)rət ] adjective ** 1. ) neither very great nor very small in amount, size, strength, or degree: Cook the spinach over a moderate heat. A moderate earthquake shook the San Francisco bay area this afternoon. We need more housing …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • moderate — I UK [ˈmɒd(ə)rət] / US [ˈmɑd(ə)rət] adjective ** 1) neither very great nor very small in amount, size, strength, or degree Cook the spinach over a moderate heat. moderate increase/loss/growth: This month has seen a moderate increase in house… …   English dictionary

  • moderate — [ˈmɒd(ə)rət] adj I 1) neither very big nor very small in amount, size, strength, or degree Cook the spinach over a moderate heat.[/ex] a moderate increase in house prices[/ex] 2) reasonable and avoiding extreme opinions or actions a moderate… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • size — noun 1 how big or small sth is ADJECTIVE ▪ considerable, enormous, fair, good, great, impressive, large, massive, substantial, vast …   Collocations dictionary

  • moderate — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} verb Moderate is used with these nouns as the object: ↑debate, ↑effect, ↑panel {{Roman}}II.{{/Roman}} adj. VERBS ▪ be ADVERB ▪ very …   Collocations dictionary

  • Moderate-Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer — MODIS redirects here. For the company, see MPS Group. Ash plumes on Kamchatka Peninsula, eastern Russia …   Wikipedia

  • medium-size — adjective intermediate in size • Syn: ↑medium sized, ↑moderate sized, ↑moderate size • Similar to: ↑sized * * * ↑medium sized …   Useful english dictionary

  • Brain size — is one aspect of animal anatomy and evolution. Both overall brain size and the size of substructures have been analysed, and the question of links between size and functioning particularly intelligence has often proved controversial. Brain size… …   Wikipedia

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