AskDefine | Define voluminous

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voluminous adj
1 large in volume or bulk; "a voluminous skirt"
2 large in number or quantity (especially of discourse); "she took copious notes"; "extensive press coverage"; "a subject of voluminous legislation" [syn: copious, extensive]

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  1. Of or pertaining to volume or volumes.
  2. Consisting of many folds, coils, or convolutions.
  3. Of great volume, or bulk; large.
  4. Having written much, or produced many volumes; copious; diffuse; as, a voluminous writer.


Pertaining to volume
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