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paucity

División en sílabas: pau·ci·ty
Pronunciación: /ˈpôsədē
 
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Definición de paucity en inglés:

sustantivo

[in singular]
The presence of something only in small or insufficient quantities or amounts; scarcity: a paucity of information
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Will the present paucity of lackadaisical dreamers affect our future cultural heritage?
  • There is at present a paucity of evaluations of disease management programmes.
  • The paucity of these qualities in the present Republic would stagger them.
Sinónimos

Origen

late Middle English: from Old French paucite or Latin paucitas, from paucus 'few'.

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