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Inadequacy

In`ad´e`qua`cy
n.1.The quality or state of being inadequate or insufficient; defectiveness; insufficiency; inadequateness.
The inadequacy and consequent inefficacy of the alleged causes.
- Dr. T. Dwight.
Noun1.inadequacy - lack of an adequate quantity or number; "the inadequacy of unemployment benefits"
Antonyms:
adequacy, sufficiency - the quality of being sufficient for the end in view; "he questioned the sufficiency of human intelligence"
2.inadequacy - a lack of competence; "pointed out the insufficiencies in my report"; "juvenile offenses often reflect an inadequacy in the parents"
Synonyms: insufficiency
3.inadequacy - unsatisfactoriness by virtue of being inadequate
Synonyms: inadequateness
Antonyms:
adequacy, adequateness - the quality of being able to meet a need satisfactorily: "he questioned the adequacy of the usual sentimental interpretation of the Golden Rule"
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