Shortness


Shortness
Shortness Short"ness, n. The quality or state of being short; want of reach or extension; brevity; deficiency; as, the shortness of a journey; the shortness of the days in winter; the shortness of an essay; the shortness of the memory; a shortness of provisions; shortness of breath. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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