Definitions for paucityˈpɔ sɪ ti

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. dearth, paucity(noun)

    an insufficient quantity or number

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  1. paucity(Noun)

    Fewness in number; too few.

  2. paucity(Noun)

    A smallness in size or amount that is insufficient; meagerness, dearth.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Paucity(noun)

    fewness; smallness of number; scarcity

  2. Paucity(noun)

    smallnes of quantity; exiguity; insufficiency; as, paucity of blood

  3. Origin: [L. paucitas, fr. paucus few, little: cf. F. paucit See Few.]


Translations for paucity

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  • nedostatekCzech
  • Mangel, KnappheitGerman
  • penuria, escasezSpanish
  • niukkuusFinnish
  • paucitéFrench
  • laghadIrish
  • कमीHindi
  • که‌میKurdish
  • недо́статок, не́достиг, о́скудностMacedonian
  • geringheid, schaarste, gering aantalDutch
  • penúriaPortuguese
  • недоста́точность, ску́дность, малочи́сленность, нехва́тка, малочисленностьRussian

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