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inadequateness

noun

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a falling short of an essential or desirable amount or number
  • the inadequateness of our emergency food supplies should have been obvious

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“Inadequateness.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/inadequateness. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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