voluminous: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (vu-l'mu-nus), [key]
— adj.
  1. forming, filling, or writing a large volume or many volumes: a voluminous edition.
  2. sufficient to fill a volume or volumes: a voluminous correspondence.
  3. of great volume, size, or extent: voluminous flow of lava.
  4. of ample size, extent, or fullness: voluminous petticoats.
  5. having many coils, convolutions, or windings.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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