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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: tenuity(0.01147 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to tenuity.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: relatively small dimension through an object as opposed to
its length or width; “the tenuity of a hair”; “the
thinness of a rope” [syn: thinness, slenderness]
2: the quality of lacking intensity or substance; “a shrill yet
sweet tenuity of voice”- Nathaniel Hawthorne [syn: feebleness]
3: a rarified quality; “the tenuity of the upper atmosphere”
[syn: rarity, low density]
English → English (gcide)
Tenuity \Te*nu"i*ty\, n. [L. tenuitas, from tenuis thin: cf. F.
t['e]nuit['e]. See Tenuous.]
1. The quality or state of being tenuous; thinness, applied
to a broad substance; slenderness, applied to anything
that is long; as, the tenuity of a leaf; the tenuity of a
2. Rarily; rareness; thinness, as of a fluid; as, the tenuity
of the air; the tenuity of the blood. --Bacon.
3. Poverty; indigence. [Obs.] --Eikon Basilike.
4. Refinement; delicacy.