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life-size

[lahyf-sahyz] /ˈlaɪfˈsaɪz/
adjective
1.
of the natural size of an object, person, etc., in life; of the actual size of a living original:
a life-size statue.
Also, life-sized.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45
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British Dictionary definitions for life-sized

life-size

adjective
1.
representing actual size
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Word Origin and History for life-sized

life-size

adj.

1820, from life (n.) + size (n.).

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