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extenuate - Comes from the Latin verb extenuare, "make thin or lean," and originally meant "to treat as of small importance, make light of." More...
macilent - Means "lean, thin" or "shriveled," i.e. lacking in substance. More...
recubation, recumb - Recubation is reclining in a near-horizontal position; to recumb is to "lean, recline, rest." More...
streaky - Describes bacon with alternating strips of fat and lean. More...