Definition of Sparseness

1. Noun. The property of being scanty or scattered; lacking denseness.




Definition of Sparseness

1. n. The quality or state of being sparse; as, sparseness of population.

Definition of Sparseness

1. Noun. The state or quality of being sparse. ¹

2. Noun. (countable rare) The result or product of being sparse. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Sparseness

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sparseness

sparrow hawk
sparrow hawks
sparrow limit
sparrowhawk
sparrowhawks
sparrowless
sparrowlike
sparrows
sparrowwort
sparry
spars
sparse
sparsely
sparseness (current term)
sparsenesses
sparsening
sparser
sparsest
sparsification
sparsified
sparsifier
sparsifiers
sparsify
sparsifying
sparsing
sparsities
sparsity
sparsomycin

Literary usage of Sparseness

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1. Geology by Thomas Chrowder Chamberlin, Rollin D. Salisbury (1905)
"The sparseness of distribution and its bearing.—The extreme tenuity of the celestial matter hypothetically thus dispersed is another vital consideration. ..."

2. Geology by Thomas Chrowder Chamberlin, Rollin D. Salisbury (1905)
"The sparseness of distribution and its bearing.—The extreme tenuity of the celestial matter hypothetically thus dispersed is another vital consideration. ..."

3. Geology by Thomas Chrowder Chamberlin, Rollin D. Salisbury (1906)
"The sparseness of distribution and its bearing.—The extreme tenuity of the celestial matter hypothetic-ally thus dispersed is another vital consideration. ..."

4. Under the Southern Cross by Henry Cornish (1879)
"The Aborigines Protection Society—sparseness of the native population—Causes of its decrease since European colonisa- sion—Reasons for believing the ..."

5. Sport and Politics Under an Eastern Sky by Lawrence John Lumley Dundas Zetland (1902)
"... shot — Varieties of markhor — Another buck shot — sparseness of population in Chilas — A chilly bivouac and death of third markhor — Up the Indus again ..."

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