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magnum definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a large wine bottle for liquor or wine

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: Latin, neuter of magnus great Date: 1788 a large wine bottle holding about 1.5 liters

Merriam Webster's

trademark used for revolvers

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. (pl. magnums) 1 a wine bottle of about twice the standard size. 2 a a cartridge or shell that is especially powerful or large. b (often attrib.) a cartridge or gun adapted so as to be more powerful than its calibre suggests. Etymology: L, neut. of magnus great

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Magnum Mag"num, n. [Neut. sing. of L. magnus great.] 1. A large wine bottle. They passed the magnum to one another freely. --Sir W. Scott. 2. (Anat.) A bone of the carpus at the base of the third metacarpal bone.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

(magnums) A magnum is a wine bottle holding the equivalent of two normal bottles, approximately 1.5 litres. ...a magnum of champagne. N-COUNT: oft N of n




 


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