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01. The commission has been instructed to widen the [scope] of its investigation.
02. The government-appointed ethics committee has been authorized to widen the [scope] of its investigation to include a discussion of new reproductive technologies.
03. The language in the text is beyond the [scope] of all but those who are experts in the field.
04. It is not within the [scope] of this commission to make a decision on this matter, but simply to offer some different options.
05. The book is somewhat limited in [scope], but may be useful as a starting point for someone interested in the subject.
06. Unfortunately, your question is outside the [scope] of my experience in the field.
07. In the 1980s, Newsweek magazine broadened the [scope] of its articles to include topics such as science and technology, social issues and medicine, in addition to its regular news and political features.
08. It wasn't until the 1970s that the first encyclopedia of international [scope] was published in the Japanese language.
09. The questions you are asking are beyond the [scope] of my expertise.
10. Our management philosophy states that if you give your employees enough [scope] to innovate and take chances, the company will ultimately benefit.
11. TOEFL instruction is not included within the [scope] of classes at the lower levels.
12. We have to think on a larger [scope] if we want to remain competitive in this industry.
13. Donny Osmond once advised, "You're as good as anyone else is if you're good. You're no less important than anyone else is in the grand [scope] of things."
14. This company's mandate determines the [scope] and limitations of its activity.
15. Gail Hamilton once said that every person is responsible for all the good within the [scope] of his abilities, and for no more, and none can tell whose sphere is the largest.

Grammatical examples in English. 2013.

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  • Scope — or Scopes may refer to: * Scope (programming), the range in which a variable can be referenced * Scope (mouthwash), a mouthwash brand by Procter Gamble * SCOPE (TV series) * Scope (charity), a British charity that supports people with cerebral… …   Wikipedia

  • Scope — Scope, n. [It. scopo, L. scopos a mark, aim, Gr. skopo s, a watcher, mark, aim; akin to ?, ? to view, and perh. to E. spy. Cf. {Skeptic}, {Bishop}.] 1. That at which one aims; the thing or end to which the mind directs its view; that which is… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • -scope — scope, scopie ♦ Éléments, du gr. skopos, skopia, de skopein « examiner, observer ». scope, scopie, scopique. éléments, du gr. skopos et skopia, de skopein, regarder, observer . ⇒ SCOPE, SCOPIE, élém. formants I. Scope. Élém. tiré du gr. ou tiré… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • scope — UK US /skəʊp/ noun [U] ► the range of things that an activity, company, law, etc. deals with: »large/ambitious in scope beyond/outside the scope of sth »He involved himself in affairs beyond the scope of his job. within the scope of sth »To come… …   Financial and business terms

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  • scope — I noun ambit, amplitude, area, boundary, bounds, circle, circuit, compass, confines, demesne, expanse, extent, field, latitude, limit, locus, margin, orbit, purview, range, reach, realm, region, room, space, span, sphere, spread, stretch, sweep,… …   Law dictionary

  • Scope — est un super vilain créé par Marvel Comics. Il est apparu pour la première fois dans Marvel Comics Presents #49, en 1990. Origine Scope était un voyou travaillant pour des dealers. Il réussit à détecter Daredevil mais fut sévèrement battu par ce… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • -scope — [Gr. skopo s a watcher, spy. See {Scope}.] A combining form usually signifying an instrument for viewing (with the eye) or observing (in any way); as in microscope, telescope, altoscope, anemoscope. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • scope — [ skɔp ] n. m. • 1968; de cinémascope ♦ Procédé de cinéma employant l anamorphose horizontale de l image au rapport 2. scope [skɔp] n. m. ÉTYM. 1968; de cinémascope. ❖ ♦ Anglic. Abréviation de cinémascope. || Un film en scope …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • -scope — word forming element indicating an instrument for seeing, from L.L. scopium, from Gk. skopion, from skopein to look at, examine (see SCOPE (Cf. scope) (n.1)) …   Etymology dictionary