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adjective     lean pronunciation in British English
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  1. 2
    lean meat has very little fat in it

    a lean cut of beef

  2. 3
    a lean business spends as little money and employs as few workers as possible so that it will make a good profit
  3. 4
    a lean period of time is very difficult to live in because many people lack money or other necessary things

    the lean years of the Depression

  4. 5
    a lean crop, harvest etc is very small

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