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slender meaning

EN[-ɛndə(r)]
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  • Slender may refer to:
  • Gracility or slenderness

    Definition of slender in English Dictionary

  • AdjectiveCOMslendererSUPslenderest
    1. Thin; slim.
      1. Sepia Delft tiles surrounded the fireplace, their crudely drawn Biblical scenes in faded cyclamen blending with the pinkish pine, while above them, instead of a mantelshelf, there was an archway high enough to form a balcony with slender balusters and a tapestry-hung wall behind.
    2. (Gaelic languages)  Palatalized.
    3. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • In the disturbed zone, introgression was less frequent and slender body shape was associated with diatomivorous behaviour, smaller size (juvenile characteristics) and greater gut vacuity.
        • The parabasisphenoid is a large, pentaradiate structure with a long, slender cultriform process that is V-shaped in transverse section, with the apex of the outline oriented ventrally.
        • The ceratohyoid is slender and it is thickened toward both the proximal and distal extremities.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adjectives
      Related Links:
      1. en slenderly
      2. en slenderer
      3. en slenderest
      4. en slenderize
      5. en slenderized
      Source: Wiktionary
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      Grammatically, this word "slender" is an adjective.
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