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scarcity

noun [C/U]  /ˈskeər·sɪ·t̬i/ us  
a lack of something: [C] A scarcity of flour makes bread, cake, and other baked goods more expensive.
Translations of “scarcity”
in Korean 결핍…
in Arabic نَقص…
in Portuguese escassez, carência, insuficiência…
in Catalan escassetat…
in Japanese 不足, 欠乏…
in Italian scarsità…
in Chinese (Traditional) 缺乏, 不足, 短缺…
in Russian нехватка…
in Turkish nadirlik, kıtlık, darlık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 缺乏, 不足, 短缺…
in Polish niedostatek…
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