Monday, February 5, 2018


Parsimony [ PAHR-suh'-moh-nee ]
 noun ]
 1. stinginess or excessive frugality
2. thrift or extreme economy
3. accepting the simplest assumption in the formulation of a theory especially according to the rule of Ockham's razor (entities must not be multiplied beyond necessity as the simplest solution is usually the correct one)
The charity was surprised by the parsimony of some larger corporations.