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Overview of noun adequacy

The noun adequacy has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) 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")

2. (1) sufficiency, adequacy

(the quality of being sufficient for the end in view; "he questioned the sufficiency of human intelligence") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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