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scarcity
used in Lucky by Sebold

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shortage (having an amount that is less than desired)
  • I kept looking for another job—my journal is full of shoe-store interviews and office-supply-store applications—but like in any suburb during the summer, jobs were scarce once mid-summer hit.
    Chapter Twelve (6% in)

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