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pe•nu•ri•ous



Pronunciation: (pu-noor'ē-us, -nyoor'-), [key]
adj.
1. extremely stingy; parsimonious; miserly.
2. extremely poor; destitute; indigent.
3. poorly or inadequately supplied; lacking in means or resources.

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