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paucity

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a falling short of an essential or desirable amount or number
  • a paucity of useful answers to the problem of traffic congestion at rush hour

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“Paucity.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/paucity. Accessed 16 Feb. 2020.

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