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volumes

noun
plural of volume

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1 a considerable amount
  • we can only make money if we sell our goods in volume

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2 a given or particular mass or aggregate of matter
  • produces great volumes of work each day

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3 a set of printed sheets of paper bound together between covers and forming a work of fiction or nonfiction
  • reissued the trilogy in a single volume

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4 the largest number or amount that something can hold
  • state the barrel's volume in terms of gallons

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“Volumes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/volumes. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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