Definition of Thinnesses
1. thinness [n] - See also: thinness
Lexicographical Neighbors of Thinnesses
Literary usage of Thinnesses
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Lewis Seymour and Some Women by George Moore (1917)
"and he answered that there were certain thinnesses in the shoulder-blades, but if these were filled in she would lose a great deal in character, ..."
2. Untimely Papers by Randolph Silliman Bourne (1919)
"But. too many of these prophets are men who have lived rather briskly among the cruelties and thinnesses of American civilization and have shown no ..."
3. Ozone, Its Manufacture, Properties and Uses by Alexander Vosmaer (1916)
"... we come to extreme thinnesses in the order of less than one ten-thousandth of a millimeter (Ol/i). ..."
4. A Natural History of the British Lepidoptera: A Text-book for Students and by James William Tutt (1906)
"Each cell is marked with 20 to 30 small dots arranged in some degree in lines, whether these dots are thickening, or thinnesses, or alterations in texture ..."