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He had given merely the scantest news of his whereabouts and his well-being.

The portrait accompanying the volume gave us, alas, but the scantest satisfaction.

There is a kind of legend about the haughty, unbending chief, who treated all his followers with the scantest courtesy.

The latter had perceived his daughter as she passed at a short distance, with scantest form of recognition.

Clarisse squatted down on the big floor cushion, her skirt just touching her knees by the scantest rim.

On the small coral atolls, where the food supply was scantest, it was enforced by law.

With the scantest possible time for preparation, there was no wasting of the precious minutes.