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adjective scarce pronunciation in British English /skeə(r)s/
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adjectivescarce
comparativescarcer
superlativescarcest

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  1. if something is scarce, there is not very much of it
    Fresh water and medicines were scarce in the disaster area.
    scarce natural resources

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scarceness

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a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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