Definition of insufficiency
- the insufficiency of this person for public office
- insufficiency of provisions
- renal insufficiency
dealt with the school's insufficiency of art supplies by buying materials out of her own pocket
her alleged insufficiency for the job
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investment of mental or emotional energy
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