Scarcity is defined as a state of something being in short supply.
The thing that is lacking or needed
Scarcity; dearth; insufficiency
The condition or quality of lacking something usual or necessary:
Enough wealth or income
Plenty means enough or more than enough.
A large quantity; many. [First attested around 1150 to 1350.]
Excess is defined as more of something than is needed.
The amount of shortage; deficit
Inability or failure of an organ or tissue to perform its normal function
Poverty is the state of being poor, having little money or being in need of a specific quality.
The time during which one is away.
A drastic, wide-reaching food shortage.
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