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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Extreme stinginess; Extreme care in spending money.

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  • Simply put, parsimony is in vogue in boardrooms right now.
  • The principle of parsimony is a centuries-old aspect of the scientific method.
  • As in parsimony, Darwinism seems the simplest solution to satisfy the non-telic, power hungry palettes.
  • And your mention of parsimony is not something that is directly derived from the observation, it is your presupposition. for more
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