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scarcity
used in The Witch of Blackbird Pond

2 uses
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Definition
shortage (having an amount that is less than desired)
  • "Is it foolishness that there's scarce a house in this town but has a sick child in it?
    p. 182.4
  • "If they took you for a witch right now I'd scarce blame them.
    p. 208.4

There are no more uses of "scarcity" in The Witch of Blackbird Pond.

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