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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In a stingy or miserly manner.

Usage examples (32)
  • You, of course, expressed the concept more parsimoniously.
  • He stalled and blocked, fought parsimoniously, and strove to gather strength.
  • And we find a nested hierarchy when we parsimoniously classify organisms by traits.
  • Evolution explains this ability more parsimoniously than does “divine revelation”. for more
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