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  Definition of mass
  1. (Roman Catholic Church and Protestant Churches) the celebration of the Eucharist
  2. the property of a body that causes it to have weight in a gravitational field
  3. 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"
  4. a sequence of prayers constituting the Christian eucharistic rite; "the priest said Mass"
  5. a musical setting for a Mass; "they played a Mass composed by Beethoven"
  6. an ill-structured collection of similar things (objects or people)
  7. the common people generally; "separate the warriors from the mass"; "power to the people"
  8. a body of matter without definite shape; "a huge ice mass"
  9. (often followed by `of'') a large number or amount or extent; "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "it must have cost plenty"
  10. join together into a mass or collect or form a mass; "Crowds were massing outside the palace"
  11. gathered or tending to gather into a mass or whole; "aggregate expenses include expenses of all divisions combined for the entire year"; "the aggregated amount of indebtedness"
  12. occurring widely (as to many people); "mass destruction"
Similar Words: Mass, bulk, volume, multitude, masses, hoi polloi, people, batch, deal, flock, good deal, great deal, hatful, heap, lot, mess, mickle, mint, muckle, peck, pile, plenty, pot, quite a little, raft, sight, slew, spate, stack, tidy sum, wad, whole lot, whole slew, aggregate, aggregated, aggregative, large-scale

 

Hyponyms: High Mass, Low Mass, Requiem, biomass, critical mass, rest mass, relativistic mass, bulk, gravitational mass, inertial mass, atomic mass, atomic weight, relative atomic mass, mass energy, molecular weight, relative molecular mass, mass defect, mass deficiency, dollar volume, turnover, logjam, shock, laity, temporalty, audience, following, followers, coprolith, fecalith, faecalith, stercolith, pulp, mush, flood, inundation, deluge, torrent, press

 

Part Meronyms: High Mass

 

Derivational Morphology: dwell, shack, reside, live, inhabit, people, populate, domicile, domiciliate, jam, jampack, ram, chock up, cram, wad, throng, mob, pack, pile, heap

 

Anagrams: Masa

 

 
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