slaidums

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Latvian[edit]

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From slaids (slender, slim) +‎ -ums.

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slaidums m (1st declension)

  1. slenderness, slimness (the quality of that which is slender, slim)
    sportista slaidumsan athlete's slenderness, slimness
    auguma slaidums' ― slenderness, slimness ' of height, growth
    mani visvairāk apskauda mana slaiduma dēļ — I am envied mostly because of my slimness, slenderness
    bērzu slaidumsthe slimness, slenderness of the birch trees
    stumbra slaidumsthe slimness, slenderness of the (tree) trunk
    bultas slaidumsthe slimness, slenderness of the arrow
    baznīcas torņa slaidumsthe slimness, slenderness of the church tower
    spārnu vēzienu slaidumsthe slimness, slenderness, breadth of wingbeats

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