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bulk

noun
 
 
/bʌlk/
in bulk COMMERCE in very large amounts: buy/sell/order (sth) in bulk Wholesalers who order in bulk will receive an additional 15% discount. She'd buy clothes in bulk from Dhaka and sell them at a profit of 50 cents each. COMMERCE stored loose, and not wrapped in separate boxes or containers: Many health food stores carry organic grains, beans, and flours in bulk.
the bulk of sth the main or largest part of something: Advertising provides the bulk of the company’s revenue. The bulk of our employees are recruited from overseas.
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…
(Definition of bulk from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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