- volumetric analysis,
- volumetric displacement,
- volumetric efficiency,
- volumetric solution,
- voluntary abortion
Origin of voluminous
Examples from the Web for voluminous
His papers are voluminous but arid, nothing of the man comes through.
But the biographical inattention to his voluminous body of written work nonetheless has been a strange oversight.Churchill Would Be Famous Today on the Strength of His Writing Alone|Anthony Paletta|June 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The singer covered parts of her naked body with moss, accessorizing with smokey eyeshadow and a voluminous haircut.Miranda Kerr Reportedly Won’t Walk in This Year’s Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show; Gucci Receives $144.2 Million in Counterfeit Damages|The Fashion Beast Team|October 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Consider one bold, green dress with a voluminous skirt that shimmered with what looked like the green scales of an alligator.Bottega Veneta Spring/Summer 2014: Palazzo Fashion|Liza Foreman|September 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Eventually I got to see the voluminous police dossier on the case, including the photographs taken at the scene by the paparazzi.
At his trousers I helplessly stopped short, lost in the voluminous recesses of each leg.Rambles Beyond Railways;|Wilkie Collins
The present work is an effort to accomplish that end without being too voluminous on the one hand, or too general on the other.The Second War with England, Vol. 1 of 2|J. T. Headley.
Among Saint-Avit's books I had noticed a voluminous notebook secured by a strong lock.Atlantida|Pierre Benoit
But an importuned goddess reduces the most voluminous to bare stitches within a few winks of an eye.The Amazing Marriage, Complete|George Meredith
In his voluminous correspondence there is no trace of youth.Albert Gallatin|John Austin Stevens
Word Origin for voluminous
"forming a large mass," 1610s, from Late Latin voluminosus, from Latin volumen (genitive voluminis) "volume" (see volume). Related: Voluminously.