Definitions

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  • n. sparingness

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Sparingless.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Sparingness.Cotgrave.
  • n. Sparseness; paucity.

Etymologies

Latin parcitas, from parcus sparing. (Wiktionary)

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  • This town is full of very average golfers.

    September 5, 2011

  • Oxford English Dictionary defines parcity to be 1. sparingness, frugality; 2. inadequacy; 3. smallness.

    September 5, 2011