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wafer-thin

[wey-fer-thin] /ˈweɪ fərˈθɪn/
adjective
1.
very thin:
a wafer-thin slice.
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  • Scan-head miniaturization has shrunk the guts wafer-thin, so only the polycarbonate body is visible.
  • In many export industries, particularly steel, margins are already wafer-thin.
  • Its white, wafer-thin balconies bulge outward, each slightly different than the other.
  • The steel-framed roof resembles a giant disc, hovering over the hall and accentuating its wafer-thin, insubstantiality.
  • Crispy and wafer-thin, it comes stuffed with spicy potatoes and yogurt.

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