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lacuna


lacuna

noun

Definition of LACUNA

1
a falling short of an essential or desirable amount or number <attributes many of the nation's problems to a lacuna of leadership at the top>
2
an incomplete or deficient area <a lacuna in its collection of Impressionists that the museum is trying to fill>
Synonyms hiatus, hole, lacuna, space, void
Near Antonyms completeness, fullness

February 28, 2015
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