|1.||[ noun ] the amount of 3-dimensional space occupied by an object|
"the gas expanded to twice its original volume"
|Related terms:||measure capacity volume_unit|
|2.||[ 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|
|3.||[ noun ] (books as a physical objects) a number of pages bound together|
"he used a large book as a doorstop"
|Related terms:||product notebook paperback picture_book sketchbook paperback album order_book journal hardback folio novel coffee-table_book binding|
|4.||[ noun ] (writing) 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"
|Related terms:||publication set|
|5.||[ noun ] a relative amount|
"mix one volume of the solution with ten volumes of water"
|6.||[ noun ] the magnitude of sound (usually in a specified direction)|
"the kids played their music at full volume"
|Related terms:||softness sound_property crescendo forte loud soft|