Definition for RARE-NESS


  1. The state of being uncommon; uncommonness; infrequency. And let the rareness the small gift commend. – Dryden.
  2. Value arising from scarcity. – Bacon.
  3. Thinness; tenuity; as, the rareness of air or vapor.
  4. Distance from each other; thinness. – Johnson.

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