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shortages

noun
plural of shortage

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a falling short of an essential or desirable amount or number
  • there was a troubling shortage of supplies for the troops overseas this year

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“Shortages.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shortages. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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