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abundance

noun [S or U] uk   /əˈbʌn.dəns/ formal us  
the situation in which there is more than enough of something: There was an abundance of food at the wedding. We had wine in abundance.
Translations of “abundance”
in Korean 풍부…
in Arabic وَفرة, غَزارة…
in French abondance…
in Turkish çok, gereğinden fazla olan, aşırı…
in Italian abbondanza…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大量, 充足, 豐富…
in Russian изобилие…
in Polish obfitość, ≈ pod dostatkiem…
in Spanish abundancia…
in Portuguese abundância, fartura…
in German der Überfluß…
in Catalan abundància…
in Japanese 多量, 豊富…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大量, 充足, 丰富…
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