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Teeth is to hen as nest is to?

The answer is "mare".   The expression "as scarce as hen's teeth" means that it doesn't  exist (because they don't). The original meaning of "mare's nest"  is something (MORE)

How do you pronounce 'scarce'?

SCARCE : rare, or in short supply, pronounced "skairs" (IPA skɛərs).   The pronunciation is the word "scare" followed by a sibilant "s" (SSS) sound (as opposed to "scares (MORE)
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Is bauxite scarce?

  No. Bauxite is plentiful. It is the ore from which aluminum is extracted. Aluminum is one of the least expensive metals as it is so plentiful. Although bauxite is plenti (MORE)

Do hen have teeth?

Hens do not have teeth. They have a beak, sometimes referred to as a bill. They grind their food down with a gizzard, an organ found in their throat.
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Is a pencil scarce?

No, but there are several factors that may make it so over the next decade. 1. Graphite which is mixed with clay and fired to make the pencil lead is in great demand for lit (MORE)

What is the answer to 20c plus 5 equals 5c plus 65?

20c + 5 = 5c + 65 Divide through by 5: 4c + 1 = c + 13 Subtract c from both sides: 3c + 1 = 13 Subtract 1 from both sides: 3c = 12 Divide both sides by 3: c = 4
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