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One entry found for dense.
Main Entry: dense
Pronunciation: primarystressden(t)s
Function: adjective
Inflected Form(s): dens·er; dens·est
1 a : marked by closeness or crowding together of parts <a dense forest> b : having a high mass per unit volume <lead is a very dense metal>
2 : slow to understand : STUPID 1a
3 : 1THICK 4 <dense fog>
4 : having between any two mathematical elements at least one element <the set of rational numbers is dense>
- dense·ly adverb
- dense·ness noun

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