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  Definition of dense
  1. slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity; "so dense he never understands anything I say to him"; "never met anyone quite so dim"; "although dull at classical learning, at mathematics he was uncommonly quick"- Thackeray; "dumb officials mak
  2. closely crowded together; "a compact shopping center"; "a dense population"; "thick crowds"
  3. having high relative density or specific gravity; "dense as lead"
  4. hard to pass through because of dense growth; "dense vegetation"; "thick woods"
  5. permitting little if any light to pass through because of denseness of matter; "dense smoke"; "heavy fog"; "impenetrable gloom"
Similar Words: dim, dull, dumb, obtuse, slow, compact, thick, heavy, impenetrable

 

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