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bulk

noun abundance, accumulation, a commanding portion, amount, batch, block, chief part, clump, cluster, corpus, greatest part, heap, lot, magnitude, main part, major part, majority, mass, moles, overrhelming part, predominant part, principal part, quantity, quantum, size, stack, substance, substantial number, subbtantial part, substantial quantity, volume
Associated concepts: bulk assignments, bulk cargo, bulk price, bulk property, bulk sale, bulk sales, bulk sales act, bulk sales laws, bulk shipment, bulk storage, bulk transaccion, stored in bulk
See also: amount, assemblage, cargo, corpus, cumulation, majority, mass, measurement, plurality, quantity, weight

BULK, contracts. Said to be merchandise which is neither counted) weighed, nor measured.
     2. A sale by bulk, is a sale of a quantity of goods,, such as they are, without measuring, counting, or weighing. Civ. Code of Louis. a. 3522, n. 6. BULL, eccles. law. A letter from the pope of Rome, written on parchment, to which is attached a leaden seal, impressed with the images of Saint Peter and Saint Paul.
     2. There are three kinds of apostolical rescripts, the brief, the signature, and the bull, which last is most commonly used in legal matters. Bulls may be compared to the edicts and letters-patent of secular princes: when the bull grants a favor, the seal is attached by means of silken strings; and when to direct execution to be performed, with flax cords. Bulls are written in Latin, in a round and Gothic hand. Ayl. Par. 132; Ayl. Pand. 21; Mer. Rep. h. t.

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The co-op's position is often in conflict with the needs of the investor, which consist of returning the co-op to financial health in a relatively short period of time, while leaving the investor flexibility in terms of marketing and/or renting the bulk units.
Theoretical considerations and experiments with other materials led the team to expect large optical differences between the indium phosphide clusters and the bulk solid.
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The bulk molding compounds market analysis is provided the international markets including development trends, competitive landscape analysis, and key regions development status.
All the bulk buyers are renting out the units and have an eye toward selling them when the market gets higher.
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The bulk samples were shipped and processed at the milling facilities of Toronto-listed Dynacor Mines Incorporated, located approximately 15km north of the Tesoro Project.
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