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English definition of “thinly”

thinly

adverb (FEW)    /ˈθɪn.li/
with only a small number of people or things, or without the people or things being close to each other: a thinly populated area thinly planted seedlingsSmall in number and quantity
(Definition of thinly adverb (FEW) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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