incompetency

noun in·com·pe·ten·cy \ (ˌ)in-ˈkäm-pə-tən(t)-sē \
|Updated on: 16 May 2018

Examples of incompetency in a Sentence

  1. the incompetency of the secretary was revealed only after she had left the company, and her successor discovered years of filing left undone

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Medical Dictionary

incompetency

noun in·com·pe·ten·cy \ -ən-sē \

medical Definition of incompetency

plural incompetencies

Law Dictionary

incompetency

noun in·com·pe·ten·cy \ in-ˈkäm-pə-tən-sē \

legal Definition of incompetency


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