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  • 141profuse — I adjective abounding, abundant, affluent, ample, boundless, bounteous, bountiful, copious, countless, crowded, diffuse, discursive, effusus, endless, excessive, exorbitant, extravagant, exuberant, flush, full, garrulous, generous, illimitable,… …

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  • 142prolific — I adjective abundant, breedy, copious, creative, fecund, feracious, fertile, fruitbearing, fruitful, generative, philoprogenitive, procreative, productive, profuse, progenitive, proliferative, proliferous, rich, teeming, verbose, wordy, yielding… …

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  • 143replete — I adjective abounding, abundant, affluent, ample, bounteous, bountiful, brimfull, brimming, chockfull, closely packed, cloyed, complete, completely full, copious, crammed, crammed solid, filled, filled to repletion, flush, fraught, full, fully… …

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  • 144rich — I (affluent) adjective comfortable, moneyed, opulent, pecunious, prosperous, successful, wealthy, well off, well provided for, well to do II (plentiful) adjective abundant, ample, bounteous, bountiful, copious, elaborate, eloquent, fecund,… …

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  • 145amount — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ considerable, copious amounts, enormous, huge, immense, incredible, large, massive, significant, substantial …

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  • 146quantity — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ considerable, enormous, great, huge, immense, large, massive, sheer, significant, substantial, vast …

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  • 147Newburgh —    1) NEWBURGH, a village and sea port, in the parish of Foveran, district of Ellon, county of Aberdeen, 5 miles (S. E. by S.) from Ellon; containing 393 inhabitants. This is a small but flourishing place, situated on the bank of the river Ythan …

    A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • 148annotation — n. 1) to make an annotation (to make annotations on a text) 2) copious annotations * * * [ˌænə teɪʃ(ə)n] copious annotations to make an annotation (to make annotations on a text) …

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  • 149notes — n. condensed record 1) to make, take notes (our students always take copious notes) 2) (usu. fig.) to compare notes * * * take notes (our students always take copious notes) (usu. fig.) to compare notes [ condensed record ] to make …

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  • 150numerous — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. many, myriad, multitudinous, plentiful, numberless, various, thick. See multitude. Ant., few. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. copious, various, diverse; see infinite 1 , many . III (Roget s 3… …

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  • 151rich — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. wealthy, affluent, opulent; fruitful, fertile, luxuriant; vivid; fattening; abundant, bountiful; sumptuous; gorgeous; sonorous, mellow. See money, ornament. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Possessed of… …

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  • 152bountiful — I (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Plentiful] Syn. bounteous, abundant, lavish; see plentiful 1 , 2 . 2. [Generous] Syn. munificent, liberal, openhanded; see generous 1 , philanthropic . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. generous, plentiful, abundant,… …

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  • 153generous — I (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Open handed] Syn. bountiful, liberal, munificent, unselfish, charitable, altruistic, free handed, beneficent, hospitable, philanthropic, prodigal, free, unsparing, unstinting, lavish, profuse. Ant. stingy*, close,… …

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  • 154profuse — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. abundant, extravagant, lavish, liberal, prodigal, bountiful, overflowing, luxuriant, lush, plentiful, copious, prolific, in profusion, generous, free, munificent, unstinting, profligate, wasteful, overliberal,… …

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  • 155Sufficiency — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Sufficiency >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 sufficiency sufficiency adequacy enough withal quantum sufficit satisfaction competence Sgm: N 1 no less no less GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 mediocrity medio …

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  • 156note — note1 [ nout ] noun count *** ▸ 1 short bit of writing ▸ 2 detailed information ▸ 3 sound/sign in music ▸ 4 feeling/thought ▸ 5 piece of paper money ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) a short letter to someone: I sent a note to Jane thanking her for the meal.… …

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  • 157copy — [14] Copy has a very devious semantic history. It comes from Latin copia ‘abundance’ (source also of English copious), and came into English via Old French copie. In addition to its central sense ‘abundance’, Latin copia could also mean ‘power,… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 158hors d’oeuvre — [18] In French, hors d’oeuvre means literally ‘outside the work’ – that is, ‘not part of the ordinary set of courses in a meal’. The earliest record of its use in English is in the general sense ‘out of the ordinary’ (‘The Frenzy of one who is… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 159operate — [17] Operate belongs to a small family of English words that trace their history back to Latin opus ‘work’, which may be related to Sanskrit ápas ‘work’, Old English afol ‘power’, and Latin ops ‘wealth’ (source of English copious, copy, and… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 160copy — {{11}}copy (n.) early 14c., written account or record, from O.Fr. copie (13c.), from M.L. copia reproduction, transcript, from L. copia plenty, means (see COPIOUS (Cf. copious)). Sense extended 15c. to any specimen of writing (especially MS for a …

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