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Je*june" (?), a. [L. jejunus fasting, hungry, dry, barren, scanty; of unknown origin.]

1.

Lacking matter; empty; void of substance.

2.

Void of interest; barren; meager; dry; as, a jejune narrative.

- Je*june"ly, adv. -- Je*june"ness, n.

Bacon.

 

© Webster 1913.