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shortage

A paucity of personnel or product.
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shortage

See Baby shortage, Blood shortage, Manpower shortage.
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In tune with other laboratories, scientist Dr Rajeev Sharma wrote to all the branch offices and laboratories under BIS to rush samples to Northern Regional Office Laboratory ( NROL) as there was an acute shortage of samples in chemical, electrical and mechanical Sections.
More information on drug shortages is available on the FDA's web site at http://www.accessdata.
There is no shortage of television you would rather not be watching,
Their competitiveness is compromised by the shortage of skilled professionals in the local labor market.
As a measure to cope with shortages, school boards of management have hired about 80,000 teachers in public schools, some of whom may not be qualified.
After completion of the import of LNG, TurkmenAistan-AfghaAnAisAtan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) and Iran-Pakistan (IP) pipelines projects,the shortage will be reduced to 4.6 bcfd by the year 2028.
So now we find ourselves plodding from one shortage to another and every time a shortage occurs, some economists "brilliantly" suggest fast tracking matters by borrowing more money and bringing in more foreign "experts" from China or the likes.
He shared that according to Lorenzana, the water shortage is 'hindi raw totoo eh (false).'
Of the 40 components of parenteral nutrition, almost all are on shortage. In fact, doctors entering the field in the last ten years have never experienced the full arsenal of drugs originally intended to be used for parenteral nutrition.
'The six provinces affected, but as I have previously confirmed, the water shortage does not happen everywhere in those provinces, only in certain areas,' he said.
The authority also forecasted that as per the initial estimates due to increased snowfall in the catchment areas the water shortage during the early upcoming Kharif season will also reduce to 15 percent, official sources told The Nation here Sunday.
(NASDAQ: PINC) has established a company to help ensure health systems have continuous and affordable access to shortage medications, as well as those in categories that lack competition, the company said.