noun ad·e·qua·cy \ˈa-di-kwə-sē\
plural ad·e·qua·cies

Definition of ADEQUACY

:  the quality or state of being adequate

Examples of ADEQUACY

  1. <the fire department sent someone to determine the adequacy of the building's evacuation plan>

First Known Use of ADEQUACY



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