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bulk

noun uk   /bʌlk/ us  
[C usually singular] something or someone that is very large: She eased her large bulk out of the chair. [U] large size or mass: It was a document of surprising bulk.in bulk C1 in large amounts: The office buys paper in bulk to keep down costs.the bulk of sth C1 most of something: In fact, the bulk of the book is taken up with criticizing other works.
Translations of “bulk”
in Korean 대량…
in Arabic حَجْم, ضَخْم…
in French la majeure partie de, masse, volume…
in Turkish büyüklük, iri cüsse…
in Italian massa, mole…
in Chinese (Traditional) 巨大的東西, 大塊,大團, 大規模…
in Russian масса…
in Polish masa…
in Spanish la mayor parte, masa…
in Portuguese volume, tamanho…
in German der Großteil, die Masse…
in Catalan embalum…
in Japanese 巨大, 大量…
in Chinese (Simplified) 巨大的东西, 大块,大团, 大规模…
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