From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Copious \Co"pi*ous\, a. [L. copiosus, fr. copia abundance: cf.
   F. copieux. See Copy, Opulent.]
   Large in quantity or amount; plentiful; abundant; fruitful.
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         Kindly pours its copious treasures forth. --Thomson.
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         Hail, Son of God, Savior of men! thy name
         Shall be the copious matter of my song.  --Milton.

   Syn: Ample; abundant; plentiful; plenteous; rich; full;
        exuberant; overflowing; full. See Ample.
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