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volume

vol·ume

volume

 
 
pronunciation:
val yum [or] val ym
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the amount of space inside an object or the amount of space that an object uses.
This bottle looks bigger than that one, but the volume is the same.
synonyms:
capacity
similar words:
mass, measurements, size
definition 2: the amount of sound.
Would you please lower the volume on the TV?
synonyms:
loudness
similar words:
sound
definition 3: one of the books in a series or set of books.
Our encyclopedia has twenty volumes.
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