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  • v  lose thickness; become thin or thinner
  • v  make thin or thinner
  • v  lessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture
  • v  take off weight
  • a  of relatively small extent from one surface to the opposite or in cross section
    thin wire
    a thin chiffon blouse
    a thin book
    a thin layer of paint
  • a  lacking excess flesh
    you can't be too rich or too thin
  • s  very narrow
    a thin line across the page
  • s  not dense
    a thin beard
  • a  relatively thin in consistency or low in density; not viscous
    air is thin at high altitudes
    a thin soup
    skimmed milk is much thinner than whole milk
    thin oil
  • a  (of sound) lacking resonance or volume
    a thin feeble cry
  • s  lacking spirit or sincere effort
    a thin smile
  • s  lacking substance or significance; a fragile claim to fame"
    a thin plot
  • r  without viscosity
    the blood was flowing thin

  • How on earth did she get to be that thin? Then, clicking away, moving on to the next screen, a barrage of "Thinsprirations," as one site names its pro-thin quotes.
  • Thin Slices One key question for 1960: How much of Dwight Eisenhower's overwhelming 1956 margin can Dick Nixon hang on to? Last week the Gallup poll cut the question into thin,.
  • Imagine a solar panel so thin it can't exist apart from the building material it's printed on.
News & Articles

  • Ta2N Thin Film Chip Resistors feature R level failure rate.
    Offering tolerances to 0.1% and TCR of 25 ppm/°C, Vishay Dale QPL E/H Tantalum Nitride (Ta2N) Thin Film surface-mount chip resistors provide reliability with R level failure rate of 0.01% per 1,000 hr. Moisture resistance level exceeds MIL-PRF-55342 limits by factor of 50, accommodating use in military and aerospace applications. Offered in 12 case sizes, resistors feature 50–1,000 mW ...
    June 21, 2013 - ThomasNet
  • European stocks remain higher in thin trade; Dax up 0.08% - European stocks remained higher in thin trade on Friday, after positive euro zone data and as market sentiment recovered after sharp losses were fuelled by Federal Reserve
    June 21, 2013 - Nasdaq
  • Unleash Your Thin Reviews Are out and Jonny Bowden's Program Has Been Released
    Unleash Your Thin reviews have been hitting the web and reveals the truth about this program and how Jonny Bowden approaches weight loss. (PRWeb June 20, 2013) Read the full story at
    June 20, 2013 - PRWeb

  • Paul Harvey in FOXNews
    My father and mother created from thin air what one day became radio and television news,Paul Harvey Jr. said in a statement. "So in the past year, an industry has lost its godparents and today millions have lost a friend."
  • Alan Curbishley in Hartlepool Today
    We are thin on the ground,said Curbishley. "If we lose another defender we will have to react to that."
  • Barack Obama in BusinessWeek
    The United States and the United Kingdom have stood together through thick and thin, through war and peace, through hard times and prosperity, and we've always emerged stronger by standing together,Obama said next to a beaming Brown.

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