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dearth
used in The Mill on the Floss

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an insufficient quantity or number
  • The contralto will not care to catechise the bass; the tenor will foresee no embarrassing dearth of remark in evenings spent with the lovely soprano.
    6.1 -- Book 6 Chapter 1 -- A Duet in Paradise (63% in)

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