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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Long and slender with a very small internal diameter.

Usage examples (34)
  • There are a dozen hairlike scars on both of her thighs.
  • His face is deep red, hairlike veins fan from his nose.
  • The whale's mouth and baleen -- hairlike fibers that filter food -- are visible.
  • These hairlike flagella lashed vigorously at the fluid medium and propelled the bacillus. for more
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