full-scale full-scale

Definition(s):

  • (adj) using all available resources

Usage(s):

  1. But given the scale of the problem, these measures are timid and ineffective, and the city has rejected a full-scale day without a car program such as the one used in Mexico City.
  2. A decade later, RoofTop Films has evolved into a full-scale, summer-long festival, with submissions from around the world.
  3. His idea has intrigued architects, but Despommier concedes that it would cost hundreds of millions to build a full-scale skyscraper farm.

News

  1. Emergency drill at LaGuardia Airport

    Emergency responders will practice a full-scale emergency response exercise at New York's LaGuardia Airport.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: FOX 5 New York

  2. PA to conduct emergency drill at NYC's LaGuardia

    NEW YORK (AP) - Emergency responders will practice a full-scale emergency response exercise at New York's LaGuardia Airport. The Port Authority for New York and New Jersey says the Saturday drills will test responders in a simulated accident of a passenger aircraft.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: New Jersey Herald

  3. ICON Aircraft Raises $60 Million of Investment Capital for Full-Scale Production

    LOS ANGELES (20 June 2013) — ICON Aircraft announced that it raised its fourth and final round of equity funding in May. The round, which totals over $60 million, included investors from North America, Europe, and Asia. The company will use the funds to complete production preparations, demonstrate regulatory compliance, ramp up full-scale aircraft production, and perform R&D to expand its model ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Aircraft Maintenance Technology

Quotes

  1. "To concede defeat - as many leading Democrats now advocate - would strengthen al-Qaida, empower Iran and other hostile powers in the Middle East, unleash a full-scale civil war in Iraq that could quite possibly provoke genocide there, and...
    on Sep 22, 2007 By: John McCain Source: Forbes

  2. "A full-scale aggression has been launched against Georgia," Saakashvili said in a televised statement.
    on Aug 8, 2008 By: Mikhail Saakashvili Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "Now is the time for Georgia and Russia to show restraint and to avoid an escalation to full-scale war," Mr. Obama said in the statement, which focused on negotiations and concluded that "all sides should enter into direct talks on behalf of...
    on Aug 9, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: New York Times

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