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deficiency (n):
lack of an adequate quantity or number
Samples
the inadequacy of unemployment benefits
Related Words: inadequacyinsufficiency
deficiency (n):
the state of needing something that is absent or unavailable
Samples
there is a serious lack of insight into the problem.
water is the critical deficiency in desert regions.
for want of a nail the shoe was lost

Related Words: lackwant
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Don't judge a book by its cover

Görünüşe aldanma.
Do not be deceived by appearances.


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