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bulk

  

      n  
   (=large shape)   masse    f  , volume    m     
→ the shadowy bulk of an ancient barn        
   (=heavy body)   [+person]   corpulence    f     
→ Wilson lowered his bulk into the chair.        
→ Despite his bulk he moved lightly on his feet.        
   in bulk      (=large quantities)   en gros, en vrac  
to buy in bulk        (COMMERCE)   acheter en gros, acheter en grande quantité  
→ Buying in bulk is more economical than shopping for small quantities.        
to sell in bulk      vendre en gros  
→ Goods can be made much cheaper if they're sold in bulk.        
   the bulk of      (=majority)   la plus grande partie de, la majeure partie de  
→ the bulk of the £600 million turnover        
→ The bulk of the text is a review of these documents.        
→ The vast bulk of imports and exports are carried by sea.        


bulk up  
      vt sep   épaissir  
→ putting in extra weight sessions to bulk up his lanky but surprisingly tough frame        
→ The meat was bulked up with water        
      vi   prendre de l'épaisseur  
→ It will ensure that your muscles don't bulk up and will give you a lean silhouette        
bulk-buy  
      vi  
[individual]  
acheter en grosses quantités  
[company, organization, retailer]  
acheter en gros  
bulk buying  
      n     (by individual)    achat    m   en grosses quantités  ,   (by company, organization, retailer)    achat    m   en gros
bulk carrier  
      n   vraquier    m     
→ 44 people who died when the bulk carrier Derbyshire sank in 1980        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
adj.
en gros ; en vrac
[Bus.]
v.
estimer
[Tech.]
n.
plupart
[Bus.]
v.
se muscler
n.
la cargaison en vrac
ship
nm.
matériel divers acheté au poids
[Tech.] bulk piping
n.
volume des selles
[Med.]
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'bulk' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
adj.
bulk
[Bus.]
n.
bulk
n.
bulk
[Tech.]
adv.
in bulk
[Bus.]
exp.
the bulk of
n.
bulk sale
[Bus.]
n.
bulk order
[Bus.]
n.
bulk cable
[Comp.]
n.
bulk cargo
[Bus.]
n.
bulk goods
[Tech.]
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