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Extremely thin:‘a range of ultra-thin laptops’‘ultra-thin models on the catwalk’
thin, paper-thin, gossamer-thin, ultra-thin, flimsy, delicate, insubstantial, fragile, frail, light, lightweightView synonyms
- ‘The ultra-thin metal should be handled with care, and then sealed to protect the filmy surface.’
- ‘Previous research indicated that exposure to ultra-thin models in fashion magazines leads to excessive dieting and body dissatisfaction among adolescent girls.’
- ‘Ultra-thin models stare down at us from advertising hoardings, bearing no relationship to how we actually look.’
- ‘The system uses the ultrathin chips to store information electronically in a manner similar to that of an inked barcode label.’
- ‘If you have ultra-thin hair, layers and texturing help strands work together to create lift.’
- ‘This ultra-thin layer of foil eliminates the need for refrigeration and prevents spoilage without using preservatives.’
- ‘This ultra-thin flip phone is sure to turn a few heads.’
- ‘Held together by an ultra-thin steel wire, the shades are sand-blasted acrylic which is easy to clean.’
- ‘Hopefully the story of her recovery will reach many young women suffering from our cultural obsession with being ultra-thin.’
- ‘The ultra-thin shape of the panels will allow future TV set designers to create televisions with a total thickness of only 3cm or less.’
- ‘Harvard University scientists have found that ultra-thin silicon wires can be used to electrically detect the presence of single viruses.’
- ‘Ultrathin superconducting wires can withstand stronger magnetic fields than larger wires made from the same material.’
- ‘I really think that it's crazy that women want to be ultra-thin.’
- ‘The advantage of an ultra-thin flatscreen television is that it can stand right up against the wall, or even hang from it.’
- ‘Ultrathin organic coatings offer a new way to slow the corrosion of steel.’
- ‘The scientists are participating in an ongoing program at Brookhaven to grow ultrathin organic films on solid and liquid surfaces.’
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