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magnum

noun [C] (WINE)    /ˈmæɡ.nəm/
1.5 litres of wine, or a bottle containing this: She won a magnum of champagne.Wines and winemakingMeasurements of volumeGeneral words for size and amountInformal measurements of volume
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