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dense

adjective
 
 
/dens/
CLOSE TOGETHER with a lot of people or things close together: dense forest Thick, dense and heavy
THICK B2 If cloud, smoke, etc is dense, it is thick and difficult to see through: dense fog Thick, dense and heavyDarkness and becoming darkOpaque
densely adverb B2 a densely populated area
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