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exiguity


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Exiguity  \Ex`i*gu"i*ty\,  n.  [L.  exiguitas  fr  exiguus  small: 
  cf  F.  exiguit['e].] 
  Scantiness;  smallness;  thinness.  [R.]  --Boyle. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  exiguity 
  n  :  the  quality  of  being  meager;  "an  exiguity  of  cloth  that 
  would  only  allow  of  miniature  capes"-George  Eliot  [syn:  {meagerness}, 
  {meagreness},  {poorness},  {scantiness},  {scantness}] 




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