inadequacy definition

  • noun:
    • The quality or problem of being insufficient.
    • a case to be insufficient; a failing or shortage.
    • their state to be insufficient
    • a shortage of needed product
    • a lack of competence or ability
    • The quality or state of being insufficient or inadequate; defectiveness; insufficiency; inadequateness.
    • The state or quality of becoming insufficient, insufficient, or disproportionate; incompleteness; defectiveness.
    • decreased a sufficient volume or quantity
    • insufficient competence
    • unsatisfactoriness by virtue of being inadequate

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