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permitting little if any light to pass through because of denseness of matter

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hard to pass through because of dense growth

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having high relative density or specific gravity

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slow to learn or understand

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The ultra-compact dwarf galaxy, known as M60-UCD1, is packed with an extraordinary number of stars and may be the densest galaxy near Earth.
The number could represent the densest population in the world as the two islands account for around half of the worldwide population.
One of the densest forms of carbon is diamond, formed under fierce compression, leading experts to conclude that the unnamed planet was made of diamond.
With 61,000 residents living within a one-mile radius, North Hills is one of the San Fernando Valley's densest neighborhoods, said Los Angeles City Council President Alex Padilla, whose district includes the area.
What we have is a building which, in this case, will have a core that will be constructed of reinforced concrete, 12,000-pound concrete, which is the densest form of concrete that you can pour," he said.
Discussions are being held with the residents of Downtown Eastside, Canada's largest and densest concentraction of drug users.
The Reserve is home to the state's largest caribou herd, one of the densest populations of birds of prey in the world, several threatened or rare species of waterfowl, and the indigenous Inupiat people, as well as five to 13 billion barrels of oil.
With around 7 million inhabitants, the area also has the densest human population in the Ukraine.
Using an innovative nanotechnology, IBM scientists have demonstrated a data storage density of a trillion bits per square inch -- 20 times higher than the densest magnetic storage available today.
Data-processing company Experian picked out the most common Christmas names and disclosed the densest collection of each name in each area.
It was hypothesized that the densest concentration of particles would be the carpet fibers collected.
Perhaps the densest essay in terms of its material embeddedness is the first, Jyotsna Singh's "The Interventions of History: Narratives of Sexuality.
12,000 black people live within the two square miles of the Chapeltown area of Leeds, representing the densest population of those of Afro-Caribbean descent anywhere in Europe, according to a European Community report.
Dearborn has the densest population of Arab-Americans in the United States with a population exceeding 30,000.
Melbourne, June 14 (ANI): Using the world's largest atom smasher, scientists at the European Centre for Nuclear Research (CERN) have made some of the hottest and densest matter ever achieved on Earth.