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magnum

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈmæɡ.nəm/

magnum noun [C] (WINE)

1.5 litres of wine, or a bottle containing this: She won a magnum of champagne.

magnum noun [C] (GUN)

trademark a type of gun with bullets that are fired with more power than is usual for a gun of that size
Translations of “magnum”
in Chinese (Traditional) 酒, 1.5升的酒, 容量為1.5升的酒瓶…
in Chinese (Simplified) 酒, 1.5升的酒, 容量为1.5升的酒瓶…
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