Definition of Scarceness. Meaning of Scarceness. Synonyms of Scarceness

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Definition of Scarceness

Scarceness
Scarceness Scarce"ness, Scarcity Scar"ci*ty, n. The quality or condition of being scarce; smallness of quantity in proportion to the wants or demands; deficiency; lack of plenty; short supply; penury; as, a scarcity of grain; a great scarcity of beauties. --Chaucer. A scarcity of snow would raise a mutiny at Naples. --Addison. Praise . . . owes its value to its scarcity. --Rambler. The value of an advantage is enhanced by its scarceness. --Collier. Syn: Deficiency; lack; want; penury; dearth; rareness; rarity; infrequency.

Meaning of Scarceness from wikipedia

- The scarce chaser (Libellula fulva) is a species of dragonfly. The adult male has a bright blue abdomen with patches of black, while the adult female and...
- The scarce swallowtail (Iphiclides podalirius) is a butterfly belonging to the family Papilionidae. It is also called the sail swallowtail or pear-tree...
- Scarce is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: Kevin Scarce (born 1952), Royal Australian Navy admiral Mac Scarce (born 1949), American...
- satisfied ... there would be no economic goods, i.e. goods that are relatively scarce..." Scarcity is the limited availability of a commodity, which may be in...
- and that is prepared in this traditional Karelian fashion. Due to the scarceness of meat in the past, the hot pot was traditionally only prepared for festive...
- Scarce is an American alternative rock band formed in Providence, Rhode Island, United States. They were active from 1993 to 1997, and reformed in 2008...
- That which is scarce is of insufficient quantity to fulfill all human wants and needs. Scarce may also refer to: Scarce (band), an American alternative...
- The scarce swift (Schoutedenapus myoptilus) is a species of swift in the family Apodidae. It has a disjunct range of presence throughout the Afromontane :...
- Jordanita globulariae, also known as the scarce forester, is a day-flying moth of the family Zygaenidae. It is found from the western part of the Iberian...
- The scarce copper (Lycaena virgaureae) is a butterfly of the family Lycaenidae (copper or gossamer-winged butterflies). The lower surfaces of the back...