Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The state of being sparse; scattered condition; wide separation: as, sparseness of population.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The quality or state of being sparse.

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  • noun uncountable The state or quality of being sparse.
  • noun countable, rare The result or product of being sparse.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the property of being scanty or scattered; lacking denseness

Etymologies

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From sparse +‎ -ness

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