infrequency


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in·fre·quent

 (ĭn-frē′kwənt)
adj.
1. Not occurring regularly; occasional or rare: an infrequent guest.
2. Situated or placed at rather wide intervals, as in time or space: infrequent oases in the desert.

in·fre′quence, in·fre′quen·cy n.
in·fre′quent·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.infrequency - noteworthy scarcityinfrequency - noteworthy scarcity      
scarceness, scarcity - a small and inadequate amount
Translations
نُدْرَه، قِلَّة حُدوث
vzácnost
uregelmæssighed
sjaldgæfni
vzácnosť
seyreklik

infrequency

[ɪnˈfriːkwənsɪ] Ninfrecuencia f, poca frecuencia f

infrequency

nSeltenheit f

infrequency

[ɪnˈfriːkwənsɪ] nrarità

infrequent

(inˈfriːkwənt) adjective
not frequent. His visits grew infrequent.
inˈfrequency noun
References in classic literature ?
With their greater infrequency the sounds increased in strength and sharpness.
Chulk was wearying of the continued marching and the infrequency and short duration of the rests.
Though wrought ages since, it was but little weather-worn owing to the aridity of the Martian atmosphere, the infrequency of rains, and the rarity of dust storms.
In Northern Chile, from the extreme infrequency of rain, or even of weather foreboding rain, the probability of accidental coincidences becomes very small; yet the inhabitants are here most firmly convinced of some connection between the state of the atmosphere and of the trembling of the ground: I was much struck by this when mentioning to some people at Copiapo that there had been a sharp shock at Coquimbo: they immediately cried out, "How fortunate
html we know Orr -- at the very least mlb jerseys we know well his story -- the infrequency with which we've heard Orr's voice on any manner of subjects makes this a worthwhile read on its own.
are the Infrequency scale, often labeled simply "F," and the
Former Conservative politician Ann Widdecombe, also a Catholic, described Rees-Mogg's views as "nothing like as rare as you may think," highlighting the infrequency that such views are stated publicly.
Infrequency typically isn't very valuable for education and training," Saiid added.
This is largely due to the infrequency of such events, as well as inadequate specialized training to prepare for them.
Have you had a serious conversation about the infrequency or near absence of sex in your bedroom, if those are in fact the unalterable truths?
Perhaps the greatest advantage of the diesel model is the infrequency with which it will need refuelling, thanks to the combination of economy and tank capacity.
The implication of this infrequency of formal visits was that the registrant could not be confident she was visiting frequently enough to ensure protection of each of individuals or of the public.