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English

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] densus.

Pronunciation

Adjective

dense (comparative denser, superlative densest)

Positive
dense

Comparative
denser

Superlative
densest

  1. Having relatively high density.
  2. Compact; crowded together.
  3. Thick; difficult to penetrate.
  4. Opaque; allowing little light to pass through.
  5. Obscure, or difficult to understand.
  6. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Being a subset of a topological space that approximates the space well. See Wikipedia article on dense sets for mathematical definition.
  7. Of a person, slow to comprehend; of low intelligence.

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French

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:fr:Template:lang:la derivations]] densus.

Pronunciation

Adjective

dense (epicene, plural denses)

  1. dense

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Italian

Adjective

dense

  1. Feminine plural of denso.

Latin

Etymology

From densus (close, crowded, dense).

Adverb

densē (comparative densius, superlative densissimē)
  1. closely, in rapid succession

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References

  • Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, 1st edition. (Oxford University Press)

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