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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bountiful  \Boun"ti*ful\,  a. 
  1.  Free  in  giving;  liberal  in  bestowing  gifts  and  favors. 
 
  God,  the  bountiful  Author  of  our  being  --Locke. 
 
  2.  Plentiful;  abundant;  as  a  bountiful  supply  of  food. 
 
  Syn:  Liberal;  munificent;  generous;  bounteous.  -- 
  {Boun"ti*ful*ly},  adv  --  {Boun"ti*ful*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bountiful 
  adj  1:  given  or  giving  freely;  "was  a  big  tipper";  "the  bounteous 
  goodness  of  God";  "bountiful  compliments";  "a 
  freehanded  host";  "a  handsome  allowance";  "Saturday's 
  child  is  loving  and  giving";  "a  liberal  backer  of  the 
  arts";  "a  munificent  gift";  "her  fond  and  openhanded 
  grandfather"  [syn:  {big},  {bighearted},  {bounteous},  {freehanded}, 
  {handsome},  {giving},  {liberal},  {openhanded}] 
  2:  producing  in  abundance;  "the  bountiful  earth";  "a  plentiful 
  year";  "fruitful  soil"  [syn:  {plentiful}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Bountiful,  UT  (city,  FIPS  7690) 
  Location:  40.87607  N,  111.86521  W 
  Population  (1990):  36659  (11488  housing  units) 
  Area:  27.6  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  84010 




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