Definitions for paucityˈpɔ sɪ ti
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
pau•ci•tyˈpɔ sɪ ti(n.)
smallness of quantity; scarcity; scantiness.
smallness or insufficiency of number; fewness.
Origin of paucity:
1375–1425; late ME paucite < L paucitās, der. of paucus few; see -ity
an insufficient quantity or number
Fewness in number; too few.
A smallness in size or amount that is insufficient; meagerness, dearth.
fewness; smallness of number; scarcity
smallnes of quantity; exiguity; insufficiency; as, paucity of blood
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