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Overview of adj deficient

The adj deficient has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) deficient, lacking, wanting

(inadequate in amount or degree; "a deficient education"; "deficient in common sense"; "lacking in stamina"; "tested and found wanting")

2. insufficient, deficient

(of a quantity not able to fulfill a need or requirement; "insufficient funds")

3. deficient, inferior, substandard

(falling short of some prescribed norm; "substandard housing") © 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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