Slender vs Sabbatia - What's the difference?

slender | sabbatia |


As an adjective slender

is thin; slim.

As a noun sabbatia is

, a genus of smooth slender north american herbs (family gentianaceae) with opposite leaves and showy white or rose-pink cymose flowers.

slender

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Adjective

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  • Thin; slim.
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  • , title=(The China Governess) , chapter=3 citation , passage=Sepia Delft tiles surrounded the fireplace, their crudely drawn Biblical scenes in faded cyclamen blending with the pinkish pine, while above them, instead of a mantelshelf, there was an archway high enough to form a balcony with slender balusters and a tapestry-hung wall behind.}}
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    sabbatia

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    * sabatia

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • , a genus of smooth slender North American herbs (family Gentianaceae) with opposite leaves and showy white or rose-pink cymose flowers
  • a plant of this genus