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noun bulk pronunciation in British English /bʌlk/
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  1. [countable] [usually singular] something that is very large, wide, and solid
    She heaved her formidable bulk off the frail chair.
    We looked up at the great dark bulk of the cathedral.
    1. a.
      [uncountable] the fact of being large
      Despite its bulk and weight, the Mercedes handles like a small car.
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