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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The property of having little body fat; The property of being scanty or scattered.

Usage examples (33)
  • She finds beauty and hope in spareness and poverty.
  • Last night's vigil Mass was beautiful in its spareness.
  • Amazing in its spareness, the language is right on target.
  • Given the spareness of the economic calendar ahead of the U.S. for more
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