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shortage (having an amount that is less than desired)
  • But, like lobsters in Maine, crabs are getting scarce, the island is losing population, and there is increasing contact with the outside world— all a common recipe for dialect dissipation, as the linguists call it.
    two — Changing Dialects: Dingbatters Versus Hoi-Toiders (22% in)

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