exiguity

noun
ex·​i·​gu·​ity | \ ˌeg-zi-ˈgyü-ə-tē How to pronounce exiguity (audio) \
plural exiguities

Definition of exiguity

: the quality or state of being exiguous : scantiness

First Known Use of exiguity

1604, in the meaning defined above

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