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scarce

adjective uk   /skeəs/  us   /skers/
C1 not easy to find or get: Food and clean water were becoming scarce. scarce resources
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in Arabic نادِر…
in Korean 부족한, 드문…
in Malaysian sukar didapati…
in French rare…
in Turkish nadir, yetersiz, az…
in Italian scarso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 難得的,稀有的,罕見的…
in Russian недостаточный, скудный…
in Polish skąpy, niewystarczający…
in Vietnamese khan hiếm…
in Spanish escaso, poco común/frecuente…
in Portuguese escasso, insuficiente, parco…
in Thai ไม่มาก, ไม่พอ…
in German knapp…
in Catalan escàs…
in Japanese まれな, 乏しい…
in Indonesian sedikit…
in Chinese (Simplified) 难得的,稀有的,罕见的…
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