What does abundant mean?

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Adjective
  1. Fully sufficient; found in copious supply; in great quantity; overflowing. [First attested around 1350 to 1470.]
  2. Richly supplied; wealthy; possessing in great quantity. [First attested around 1350 to 1470.]
  3. (mathematics) Being an abundant number, i.e. less than the sum of all of its divisors except itself. [First attested in the mid 16th century.]
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In the rivers of East Anglia, more chub were found in stretches of river with abundant overhead cover.
The taste of the okra stood out even among its abundant and pleasing seasoning.
This allows the animal maximum use of the abundant grass supply available all summer.
The area has an abundant supply of rivers, varying in size, but none of them small!
In the late 1700s, the abundant seaweed or kelp provided an important source of income.
Chitin is the second most abundant polysaccharide on earth and, as such, a great target for bioconversion applications.

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