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bulk

1. unpackaged cargo or goods
2. a ship's cargo or hold
3. in bulk
a. (of a cargo, etc.) unpackaged

bulk

[bəlk]
(graphic arts)
In book printing, the thickness of paper, in terms of the number of pages per inch for a given basis weight.
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AIDS bulks large in fantacies and fears about the supposed teenage sex boom.
Domestic architecture bulks large in one chapter, while another throws interesting light on early nineteenth-century government jobbery.
Direct personal experience bulks large as well, including as one of the classics Mark Twain's Roughing It (1872).