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One entry found for immense.
Main Entry: im·mense
Pronunciation: im-primarystressen(t)s
Function: adjective
Etymology: from early French immense "immense, huge," from Latin immensus "boundless, too great to be measured," from im-, in- "not" and mensus, past participle of metiri "to measure" --related to DIMENSION, MEASURE
: very great in size or amount; especially : not capable of being measured by ordinary means <the immense universe>
synonym see ENORMOUS
- im·mense·ly adverb
- im·mense·ness noun

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