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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Spindly.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Present participle of spindle.
  • adj. spindly; very long and slender

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Long and slender, or disproportionately tall and slender

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Long and slender; disproportionately slim or spindle-like.
  • n. A spindling or disproportionately long and slim person or thing; a slender shoot.

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