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lank

adjective uk   /læŋk/ us  
Lank hair is not attractive because it is completely straight and thin: His hair was lank and greasy and looked like it hadn't been washed for a month.
lankly
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
lankness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
Translations of “lank”
in Spanish lacio…
in French plat…
in German glatt…
in Chinese (Traditional) (頭髮)平直而稀疏的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (头发)平直而稀疏的…
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