Poor health care, a paucity of jobs, and a sense of instability is now taking its toll.
The paucity of women in STEM is not just a problem for New York.
A former studio chief agrees that the paucity of stars under 30 is a serious problem for the studios.
In the year ahead, however, there is a paucity of 3-D material that seems likely to have blockbuster appeal.
Moreover, the long moratorium has resulted in a paucity of qualified experts to research firearm injuries.
In the last act the paucity of material forced Wagner to spin his web very thin indeed.
For some reason or other there is a paucity of woodpeckers on the Nilgiris.
Perhaps he wished to atone for paucity of inspiration by elaborate labour.
So they went bobbing about in a tub, and we, with a like paucity of equipment, essayed to follow them.
Were they obliged from paucity of words to admit slaveholders into the Church?
an insufficiency; dearth
Latin paucus 'little'
late 14c., from Old French paucité (14c.) and directly from Latin paucitatem (nominative paucitas) "fewness, scarcity, a small number," from paucus "few, little," from PIE *pau-ko-, from root *pau- (1) "few, little" (cf. Latin paullus "little;" Old English feawe "few;" see few (adj.)).