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Etymology

From Old Norse bulki.

Noun

Singular
bulk

Plural
s

bulk (s)
  1. Size, mass or volume.
  2. The major part of something.
  3. (food) The result of water retained by fibre.
  4. (uncountable) (transport) Unpackaged goods when transported in large volumes, e.g. coal, ore or grain.
  5. (countable) a cargo or any items moved or communicated in the manner of cargo.
  6. (bodybuilding) Excess body mass, especially muscle.
  7. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A hypothetical higher-dimensional space within which our own four-dimensional universe may exist.

Translations

Adjective

bulk (comparative bulkier, superlative bulkiest)

Positive
bulk

Comparative
bulkier

Superlative
bulkiest

  1. being large in size, mass or volume

Translations

Verb

Infinitive
to bulk

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to bulk (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. to be, or appear to be, massive
  2. to grow in size; to swell or expand

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