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large in number or quantity (especially of discourse)

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affording an abundant supply

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For the heroic times of copious bleeding and blistering had not yet departed, still less the times of thorough-going theory, when disease in general was called by some bad name, and treated accordingly without shilly-shally--as if, for example, it were to be called insurrection, which must not be fired on with blank-cartridge, but have its blood drawn at once.
"Well, why deh hell don' yeh try teh t'row us out?" cried Jimmie and his ally with copious sneers.
With Hugh's assistance, however, he contrived to stagger to the pump; and having refreshed himself with an abundant draught of cold water, and a copious shower of the same refreshing liquid on his head and face, he ordered some rum and milk to be served; and upon that innocent beverage and some biscuits and cheese made a pretty hearty meal.
'They appeared in the form of a copious review of a work on Chinese metaphysics, Sir,' said Pott.
The vehemence of my agitation brought on a copious bleeding at the nose, and still Heathcliff laughed, and still I scolded.
Wragge has had a copious selection of assumed names hammered into her head in the course of her matrimonial career.
The worthy captain acted as physician, prescribing profuse sweatings and copious bleedings, and uniformly with success, if the patient were subsequently treated with proper care.
A copious draught of the pure water which flowed at our feet served to complete the meal, and after it we rose sensibly refreshed, and prepared for whatever might befall us.
Summary: Shivamogga (Karnataka) [India], July 2 (ANI): The inflow of river Tunga raised following the copious rains in the Western Ghats region on Monday.
On June 1, they will hold a New Orleans Bounce Day Party at 10 pm in Ballard at Copious Productions.
Straight from the Koran, Imam Omar Suleiman's virulent canonical Islamic Jew-hatred was elaborated in copious, ugly detail during a 5-part, nearly 6-hour 2012 lecture series, "Lost Chronicles of Beni Israel," still available online (as of 5/13/2019).
Edward Reicher, a Jewish doctor in Poland during World War II, kept copious notebooks detailing his experiences in the Lodz and Warsaw ghettoes, He witnessed countless acts of horror and violence but also many instances of heroism and compassion.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Turns out, that old "practice makes perfect" adage may be overblown as new research has found that a copious amount of practice is not enough to explain why people differ in level of skill in two widely studied activities, chess and music.
BARCLAYS Bank bosses have warned staff not to smoke "big fat cigars"or drink "copious champagne" at Christmas parties - because of the financial crisis.
In mild-winter areas, plant seeds of both in full sun now for copious blooms in spring.