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Noun
A lack or shortage (of something)
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“In recognition of its own financial inadequacy, the hospital admitted that a substantial amount of money was needed per annum to cover its deficit.”
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Physical or mental inability to do something or to manage one's affairs
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“She came to me and demanded that we fire one of her assistants for gross inadequacy at his job.”
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A weakness, shortcoming or failing
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“The failure to achieve the desired outcome may have more to do with an inadequacy in the process than in the potential value of the innovation.”
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The characteristic of being needy
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The state or condition of being implausible or unconvincing
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Inferiority complex
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Inferior or mediocre in quality
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Slenderness
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State of being poorly adapted
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An ambiguity or inadequacy in the law or a set of rules
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The state of being insolvent
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The act of disorganizing
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A very small or inadequate amount of money
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The state of being out of proportion
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A restriction or controlling of quantity, quality, or achievement
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