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abundance División en sílabas: a·bun·dance
Pronunciación: /əˈbəndəns/

Definición de abundance en inglés:


1A very large quantity of something: the tropical island boasts an abundance of wildlife
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Cunningham believes Scotland's hottest prospects will appear in the renewable energy sector because the country has an abundance of wind and wave resources.
  • Record shop shelves all over the land are suddenly flooded with an abundance of Best Of Compilations and Singles Collections.
  • He won the WBC super-featherweight title in 1998, and with an abundance of natural talent was reckoned a far better fighter than Hamed.
1.1The quantity or amount of something, e.g., a chemical element or an animal or plant species, present in a particular area, volume, sample, etc. estimates of abundance of harp seals the relative abundances of carbon and nitrogen
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  • We also know their half-lives and can thus determine their relative abundances at the present day, assuming that the isotopes have not been depleted in some way.
  • The chemical compositions of those rocks, the relative abundances of the oxygen isotopes locked up in their molecules, their mineralogy, and their textures all betrayed their lunar heritage.
  • Hintze gave qualitative estimates of relative species abundances at particular sampling horizons, but did not list total sample sizes.
1.2(In solo whist) a bid by which a player undertakes to make nine or more tricks.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • The bid of abundance in trumps is only used to overcall another player's bid of abundance.
1.3The state or condition of having a copious quantity of something; plentifulness: vines and figs grew in abundance
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  • Like Yosemite it has nature in abundance with mountains, rivers, waterfalls and wildlife plus a crashing ocean close by.
  • There was help in abundance with Mayo Mountain Rescue being joined by a number of teams from around the country.
  • Well, in the mountains of Nagano there are two things in abundance: ski slopes and onsens (or baths fuelled by hot springs).
host, cornucopia, riot;
plenty, quantities, scores, multitude
informalmillions, sea, ocean(s), wealth, lot(s), heap(s), mass(es), stack(s), pile(s), load(s), buttload(s), bags, mountain(s), ton(s), slew, scads, oodles, gobs
vulgar slangassload(s)
1.4Plentifulness of the good things of life; prosperity: the growth of industry promised wealth and abundance
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  • Lighting a lamp in a house is believed to bring prosperity, plenty and abundance to the family.
  • Regardless of whether the scene is set in the seventeenth, eighteenth, or early nineteenth century prosperity and abundance are constants in these images.
  • Unlike their parents, who lived through the hardships of the Depression, these baby boomers have known only abundance, prosperity and upward mobility.


Middle English: from Latin abundantia, from abundant- 'overflowing', from the verb abundare (see abound).

Palabras que riman con abundance

impudence • elegance

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