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as in unacceptable
falling short of a standard woefully deficient eyesight kept him out of military service

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“Deficient.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/deficient. Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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