low-density low-density

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) having low relative density or specific gravity
  2. (adj) having low concentration

Usage(s):

  1. It seems unlikely that we can continue to support the low-density demographics of much of America.
  2. Spencer realized that exposure to low-density microwave energy could cook food quickly, and he created the first commercial microwave a year later.

News

  • Esperion Therapeutics Announces Positive Top-Line Results from Phase 2 Clinical Study of Novel Oral Therapy in ...

    Esperion Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing first-in-class, oral, low-density lipoprotein cholesterol lowering therapies for the treatment of hypercholesterolemia, today announced positive top-line results from a Phase 2a clinical study of its lead product candidate ETC-1002 in patients with hypercholesterolemia with a history ...
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. The well, Babbitt said, "was drilled in order to get the water certificate to do low-density development on the ranch."
    on Mar 30, 2008 By: Bruce Babbitt Source: Sierra Vista Herald

  2. "Where we can help ourselves with some of those low-density, high-demand units, we'd like to do that," Conway said. "Can we send detachments as opposed to entire squadrons? Can we send a fewer number of people that can still give us the...
    on Jan 6, 2008 By: Gen James Conway Source: Marine Corps Times (subscription)

  3. "We make a mistake when we think we can build low-density, purely upscale new communities and not assume that it's going to compound the problem in the inner city," said Cooke.
    on Apr 17, 2010 By: Terry Cooke Source: Hamilton Spectator

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