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Parsimony, n.

Pronunciation: ˈpärsəˌmōnē

Meaning: Parsimony refers to a rather austere commitment to frugality, or an aversion to spending money or other resources.


  • I think you need to have a little parsimony injected into your brain; your spending habits are out of control!
  • A great tradition of public design has been shattered by government parsimony.
  • Due to official parsimony only the one machine was built.

Ara Norwood is a multi-faceted and results-oriented professional. Spanning a multiplicity of disciplines including leadership, management, innovation, strategy, service, sales, business ethics, and entrepreneurship. Ara is also a historian, having special expertise on the era of the founding of our republic.
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