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1. (of a photographic negative) having low density, usually insufficient to produce a satisfactory positive
2. Mountaineering a climb or pitch on which the holds are few and small

thin

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(meteorology)
In aviation weather observations, the description of a sky cover that is predominantly transparent.
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Ramirez and Estrada are now working to ensure that this employment is sustainable via a stewardship contract that would set aside 400 acres of forest land per year for thinning by Las Humanas.
The purpose of our Ultra-Thin Wafer Partner Program is to demonstrate compatibility between high performance wafer thinning equipment, processes and thin wafer handling, and transport systems," said Patrick McKinney, president of the Entegris semiconductor market segment.
By extending its proprietary No-Touch(TM) technology to include ultra-thin handling, Tru-Si has extended the limits of wafer thinning in a high-volume production environment.