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2 entries found for ream.
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Main Entry: 1ream
Pronunciation: primarystressremacronm
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English reme "a quantity of paper," from early French reme (same meaning), from Arabic rizma, literally, "bundle"
1 : a quantity of paper that may equal 480, 500, or 516 sheets
2 : a great amount -- usually used in plural <reams of notes>

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