|1.||[ noun ] the property resulting from being or relating to the greater in number of two parts; the main part|
"the majority of his customers prefer it" "the bulk of the work is finished"
|Related terms:||minority number major|
|2.||[ verb ] stick out or up|
"The parcel bulked in the sack"
|3.||[ noun ] 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"
|Related terms:||magnitude dollar_volume|
|4.||[ adjective ] large in quantity or volume|
"a bulk buy" "bulk mailing"
|5.||[ verb ] cause to bulge or swell outwards|
|Related terms:||swell bulge|
|6.||[ noun ] the property possessed by a large mass|