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 us   /ˈreər·əˌfɑɪd/
not ​ordinary, esp. because of being ​related to ​wealth, high ​socialposition, ​art, or ​literature: You get a very rarefied ​view of things ​living on a ​collegecampus.
(Definition of rarefied from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rarefied”
in Chinese (Simplified) 空气缺氧的, (空气)缺氧的,稀薄的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 空氣缺氧的, (空氣)缺氧的,稀薄的…
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