Translation: from spanish

thinly populated

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  • thinly — thin|ly [ θınli ] adverb 1. ) in a thin layer or piece: Spread the melted chocolate thinly over the cake. thinly sliced tomatoes 2. ) with only a few people or things that are far apart from each other: thinly spread/scattered/sown: Quality… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • thinly — UK [ˈθɪnlɪ] / US adverb 1) in a thin layer or piece Spread the melted chocolate thinly over the cake. thinly sliced tomatoes 2) with only a few people or things that are far apart from each other thinly spread/scattered/sown: Quality programmes… …   English dictionary

  • thinly — adverb 1 in a way that has a very small distance between two sides or two flat surfaces: thinly sliced bread 2 scattered or spread over a large area, with a lot of space in between: Sow the radish seeds thinly. | thinly populated/settled etc: The …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • populated — adjective furnished with inhabitants (Freq. 2) the area is well populated forests populated with all kinds of wild life • Similar to: ↑inhabited * * * populated UK [ˈpɒpjʊˌleɪtɪd] US [ˈpɑpjəˌleɪtəd] adjective a populated area has p …   Useful english dictionary

  • thinly — thin|ly [ˈθınli] adv 1.) in a way that has a very small distance between two sides or two flat surfaces ≠ ↑thickly ▪ thinly sliced bread 2.) scattered or spread over a large area, with a lot of space in between ▪ Sow the radish seeds thinly. ▪… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • thinly — [ˈθɪnli] adv 1) in a thin layer or piece thinly sliced tomatoes[/ex] 2) with only a few people or things that are far apart from each other a thinly populated area[/ex] 3) in a way that makes it easy to recognize what the true situation really is …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • thinly — adv. Thinly is used with these adjectives: ↑covered, ↑populated, ↑scattered Thinly is used with these verbs: ↑cut, ↑slice, ↑smile, ↑sow, ↑spread, ↑stretch …   Collocations dictionary

  • populated — adj. VERBS ▪ be ADVERB ▪ densely, heavily, highly, thickly ▪ the most densely populated part of the island ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • populated — pop|u|lat|ed [ papjə,leıtəd ] adjective a populated area has people living there: heavily/densely populated urban areas (=with many people) a thinly/sparsely populated area (=with very few people) …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • populated — UK [ˈpɒpjʊˌleɪtɪd] / US [ˈpɑpjəˌleɪtəd] adjective a populated area has people living there heavily/densely populated urban areas (= with many people) a thinly/sparsely populated area (= with very few people) …   English dictionary

  • Writing style — is the manner in which a writer addresses a matter in prose, a manner which reveals the writer s personality, or voice. It is particularly evident in the choices the writer makes in syntactical structures, diction, and figures of thought. The… …   Wikipedia


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