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    rarefy

    rarefy - Dictionary definition and meaning for word rarefy

    Definition
    (verb) lessen the density or solidity of
    Example Sentence
    • The bones are rarefied
    Definition
    (verb) make more subtle or refined
    Synonyms : sublimate , subtilize
    Definition
    (verb) weaken the consistency of (a chemical substance)
    Synonyms : attenuate
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for rarefy

rare-fy rare ~ low in density (therefore thin, sparse) -fy is a root means "to make". you "make" something "thinner" is rarefy.

rarely is anyone thin these days

rare+fy(fry)=> if we will fry something it will become weaken

THIN people are RARE these days

forests become LESS DENSE => animals become RARE

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