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希薄, 稀薄, きはく

  • kihaku

Definition

adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • thin (e.g. air)
  • diluted
  • sparse
  • lean
  • weak
  • rarified
  • rarefied

Definition

  • lacking (e.g. empathy)
  • deficient
  • insufficient (e.g. zeal)

Examples of 希薄,稀薄,きはく in a Sentence

高山空気希薄になる
The air is rare on high mountains.
Just as all kinds of communication methods are increasing, human relationships are becoming weak. A perfect case of mistaking means for ends.
Today the ozone layer is thinning.
As you go up higher, the air becomes thinner.
The higher we go up, thinner the air becomes.

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