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volume

 
Noun volume has 6 senses
  1. volume - the amount of 3-dimensional space occupied by an object; "the gas expanded to twice its original volume"
    --1 is a kind of
    measure, quantity, amount
    --1 has parts:
     volume unit, capacity unit, capacity measure, cubage unit, cubic measure, cubic content unit, displacement unit, cubature unit
    --1 has particulars: capacity, content
  2. bulk, mass, volume - the property of something that is great in magnitude; "it is cheaper to buy it in bulk"; "he received a mass of correspondence"; "the volume of exports"
    --2 is a kind of magnitude
    --2 has particulars: dollar volume, turnover
  3. book, volume - physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together; "he used a large book as a doorstop"
    --3 is a kind of product, production
    --3 has parts: binding, book binding, cover, back
    --3 has particulars:
     album; coffee-table book; folio; hardback, hardcover; journal; novel; order book; paperback book, paper-back book, paperback, softback book, softback, soft-cover book, soft-cover; picture book; sketchbook, sketch block, sketch pad; notebook
  4. volume - a publication that is one of a set of several similar publications; "the third volume was missing"; "he asked for the 1989 volume of the Annual Review"
    --4 is a kind of
    publication
    --4 is a member of set
  5. volume - a relative amount; "mix one volume of the solution with ten volumes of water"
    --5 is a kind of
    measure, quantity, amount
  6. volume, loudness, intensity - the magnitude of sound (usually in a specified direction); "the kids played their music at full volume"
    --6 is a kind of sound property
    --6 has particulars: crescendo; forte, fortissimo
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