Definition of 'sparse'
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In Common Usage. sparse is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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British English: sparse ADJECTIVE
Something that is sparse is small in number or amount and spread out over an area.
Many slopes are rock fields with sparse vegetation.
Definition of sparse from the Collins English Dictionary
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