rarefied

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Esoteric
Less dense than usual

The air at the top of a high mountain is rarefied.

1. (of air) of lower pressure than usual; thin. 2. very esoteric or refined
{s} esoteric; elite; meant only for the initiated or the select few; very refined; of or pertaining to a select group; exalted, elated, euphoric, in high spirits; of extremely high quality in character or style (Literature); having low density, of lower pressure than usual
having low density; "rare gasses"; "lightheaded from the rarefied mountain air"
disapproval If you talk about the rarefied atmosphere of a place or institution, you are expressing your disapproval of it, because it has a special social or academic status that makes it very different from ordinary life. It is important for the state's future administrators to get out of the rarefied air of the capital
of high moral or intellectual value; elevated in nature or style; "an exalted ideal"; "argue in terms of high-flown ideals"- Oliver Franks; "a noble and lofty concept"
reserved for an elite group
Rarefied air is air that does not contain much oxygen, for example in mountain areas. living at very high altitudes where the atmosphere is rarefied
rarefy
lessen the density or solidity of; "The bones are rarefied"
rarefy
To become less dense; to become thin and porous
rarefy
To make rare, thin, porous, or less dense; to expand or enlarge without adding any new portion of matter to; opposed to condense
rarefy
weaken the consistency of (a chemical substance)
rarefy
To expand or enlarge without adding any new portion of matter to
rarefy
make more subtle or refined
rarefy
To make rare, thin, porous, or less dense
rarefy
weaken the consistency of (a chemical substance) make more subtle or refined lessen the density or solidity of; "The bones are rarefied
rarefy
{f} thin out, make less dense; refine, purify
rarified
alternative spelling of rarefied
rarefied