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The meta_value field is longtext, which a quick google reports is 4,294,967,295 characters - I doubt you're exceeding that. Chances are it's an issue with PHP, specifically post_max_size - if this is less than the "huge amount of data" you are referring to, PHP will simply truncate $_POST and you end up with nothing.

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