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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Copious  \Co"pi*ous\,  a.  [L.  copiosus,  fr  copia  abundance:  cf 
  F.  copieux  See  {Copy},  {Opulent}.] 
  Large  in  quantity  or  amount;  plentiful;  abundant;  fruitful. 
 
  Kindly  pours  its  copious  treasures  forth.  --Thomson. 
 
  Hail,  Son  of  God,  Savior  of  men!  thy  name  Shall  be  the 
  copious  matter  of  my  song.  --Milton. 
 
  Syn:  Ample;  abundant;  plentiful;  plenteous;  rich;  full; 
  exuberant;  overflowing;  full.  See  {Ample}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  copious 
  adj  1:  large  in  number  or  quantity;  "she  took  copious  notes"; 
  "extensive  press  coverage"  [syn:  {extensive}] 
  2:  affording  an  abundant  supply;  "had  ample  food  for  the 
  party";  "copious  provisions";  "food  is  plentiful";  "a 
  plenteous  grape  harvest";  "a  rich  supply"  [syn:  {ample},  {plenteous}, 
  {plentiful},  {rich}] 




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