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in bulk

Definition of in bulk in English:

1(Of goods) in large quantities and generally at a reduced price: retail multiples buy in bulk
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  • They both have the advantage of selling more than one brand and, as they buy in bulk, prices are often lower than list.
  • These wines are then on promotion at the store for the month of July, and come with a case price for those wanting to buy in bulk.
  • What's more, the biggest buyer is the government, which buys in bulk at a very low price.
2(Of a cargo or commodity) not packaged; loose: sugar is imported in bulk and bagged on the island
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  • After rapid estufagem in tank, the wine is aged for about 18 months before being shipped in bulk, often having been coloured and sweetened with caramel.
  • We never buy tea in bulk and store it because it tends to lose its flavour.
  • The compost created at the Compton Bassett plant will be named Warrior Compost and will be available to the public in bags or in bulk.
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