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 for bountiful
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Bountiful \Boun"ti*ful\, a.
     [1913 Webster]
     1. Free in giving; liberal in bestowing gifts and favors.
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              God, the bountiful Author of our being. --Locke.
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     2. Plentiful; abundant; as, a bountiful supply of food.
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     Syn: Liberal; munificent; generous; bounteous.
          [1913 Webster] -- Boun"ti*ful*ly, adv. --
          Boun"ti*ful*ness, n.
          [1913 Webster] Bountihead

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: given or giving freely; "was a big tipper"; "the
             bounteous goodness of God"; "bountiful compliments"; "a
             freehanded host"; "a handsome allowance"; "Saturday's
             child is loving and giving"; "a liberal backer of the
             arts"; "a munificent gift"; "her fond and openhanded
             grandfather" [syn: big, bighearted, bounteous,
             bountiful, freehanded, handsome, giving,
             liberal, openhanded]
      2: producing in abundance; "the bountiful earth"; "a plentiful
         year"; "fruitful soil" [syn: bountiful, plentiful]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  99 Moby Thesaurus words for "bountiful":
     abounding, abundant, affluent, all-sufficing, ample, aplenty,
     beneficent, bighearted, blooming, bottomless, bounteous, bursting,
     bursting out, charitable, copious, creative, diffuse, effuse,
     eleemosynary, epidemic, exhaustless, extravagant, exuberant, fat,
     fecund, fertile, flourishing, flush, free, freehanded, freehearted,
     fructiferous, fruitful, full, galore, generous, giving, gracious,
     greathearted, handsome, hospitable, in plenty, in quantity,
     inexhaustible, large, largehearted, lavish, liberal, lush,
     luxuriant, magnanimous, many, maximal, much, munificent, numerous,
     open, openhanded, openhearted, opulent, overflowing, plenitudinous,
     plenteous, plentiful, plenty, pregnant, prevailing, prevalent,
     princely, prodigal, productive, profuse, profusive, proliferous,
     prolific, rampant, replete, rich, rife, riotous, running over,
     seminal, stintless, superabundant, swarming, teeming, thriving,
     uberous, ungrudging, unselfish, unsparing, unstinted, unstinting,
     wealthy, well-found, well-furnished, well-provided, well-stocked,

From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :

  Bountiful, UT -- U.S. city in Utah
     Population (2000):    41301
     Housing Units (2000): 13819
     Land area (2000):     13.473652 sq. miles (34.896597 sq. km)
     Water area (2000):    0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
     Total area (2000):    13.473652 sq. miles (34.896597 sq. km)
     FIPS code:            07690
     Located within:       Utah (UT), FIPS 49
     Location:             40.879645 N, 111.871553 W
     ZIP Codes (1990):     84010
     Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
      Bountiful, UT

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