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    shortage

    shortage - Dictionary definition and meaning for word shortage

    Definition
    (noun) the property of being an amount by which something is less than expected or required
    Synonyms : deficit , shortfall
    Example Sentence
    • new blood vessels bud out from the already dilated vascular bed to make up the nutritional deficit
    Definition
    (noun) an acute insufficiency
    Synonyms : dearth , famine
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