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lump

noun [C] (PIECE)    /lʌmp/
C2 a piece of a solid substance, usually with no particular shape: a lump of coal a sugar lump You don't want lumps in the sauce.Masses and large amounts of things informal a separate large amount: I'll be getting the insurance money in two lumps.Masses and large amounts of things
(Definition of lump noun (PIECE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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