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Tenuous

Ten´u`ous
a.1.Thin; slender; small; minute.
2.Rare; subtile; not dense; - said of fluids.
3.Lacking substance, as a tenuous argument.
Adj.1.tenuous - having little substance or significance; "a flimsy excuse"; "slight evidence"; "a tenuous argument"; "a thin plot"
Synonyms: slight, flimsy, thin
2.tenuous - having thin consistency; "a tenuous fluid"
3.tenuous - very thin in gauge or diameter; "a tenuous thread"
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