Thesaurus / paucity
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
The marked feature of this period is the paucity of statutory enactment affecting relief.
ENGLISH POOR LAW POLICYSIDNEY WEBB
The paucity of material from the mainland, adjacent to Dolphin Island, may be significant.
SPECIATION IN THE KANGAROO RAT, DIPODOMYS ORDIIHENRY W. SETZER
In reviewing this history, we cannot help regreting the specimen it affords of the paucity of real Christians.
FEMALE SCRIPTURE BIOGRAPHIES, VOL. IIFRANCIS AUGUSTUS COX
Mademoiselle's thin lips were moving as if she were whispering to the God whom she served with such a remarkable paucity of words.
THE ISLE OF UNRESTHENRY SETON MERRIMAN
The paucity of specimens of Chelydra from Central America has resulted in rather inadequate diagnoses of various populations.
AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES OF THE RAINFORESTS OF SOUTHERN EL PETEN, GUATEMALAWILLIAM E. DUELLMAN
As usual, appeals for artillery retaliation could seldom be met, owing to the paucity of ammunition.
THE HISTORY OF THE 51ST (HIGHLAND) DIVISION 1914-1918FREDERICK WILLIAM BEWSHER
He knew they were cognizant of his weakness, the debility of his men, the lack of provision, the paucity of scouts and spies.
HISTORIC HIGHWAYS OF AMERICA (VOL. 5)ARCHER BUTLER HULBERT
With the paucity of transportation some means of getting over the magnificent distances of this city had to be found.
The expense was enormous, owing to the paucity of travelling facilities and the state of the roads.
THE LAST LAIRD OF MACNABVARIOUS
They are doubtless due, as Ten Brink suggests, to a paucity of rimes in some particular ending.
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