Adjective(1) inadequate in amount or degree(2) of a quantity not able to fulfill a need or requirement(3) falling short of some prescribed norm
(1) In Being and Time Heidegger says that being along is a deficient or defective mode of being.(2) At that time, a forensic pathologist in New Zealand said that the service was short of staff, the overall funding was deficient , and there was no allocation to train people properly.(3) Anyone with a history of, or predisposition towards, kidney stones should ensure their diet does not become deficient in calcium, as, by binding with oxalates in the gut, this mineral can help prevent stones forming.(4) The major problems seem to be fragmentation, deficient base in popular constituencies and insufficient links between civic and political efforts.(5) The report accuses prosecutors of conducting deficient investigations or presenting inadequate evidence at the trials.(6) The failure of the Board to execute works is attributable to deficient planning with the result physical achievements fell short by 57 per cent.(7) Farm research continues to revolve around NPK - nitrogen, phosphorous and potash - the three major plant nutrients that the soils are largely deficient in.(8) In fact many people in this country are deficient in vitamin D, which is made when sunlight hits the skin; children and old people especially are at risk, as it helps make strong healthy bones and teeth.(9) Both novels are occasionally limited by deficient character and plot development.(10) Security management at the base was called deficient and lacking cohesion.(11) An attack of inherited angioedema is treated with an injection of the C1 inhibitor, the substance that your body is deficient in.(12) She blames deficient preparation and insufficient commitment on the part of the school, but she also notes impediments in the exams themselves.(13) The range at which identification can be reliably accomplished by these means, relative to weapon range, is marginal in daylight and deficient during periods of limited visibility.(14) And doctors also say an enzyme that helps breakdown sugar in the body, which is deficient in many diabetics, may also have an adverse effect on mental ability.(15) Over 2000 cases have been reported, reflecting the sensitivity of that growing gland to radioactive iodine, especially in children already deficient in iodine.(16) The scientists exposed mice deficient in both genes to a second carcinogen, DMN, which is also found in smoke but also in beer, fish meal and some preserved meats.
(1) mentally deficient :: កង្វះផ្លូវចិត្ត
(2) be deficient in :: ត្រូវ deficient ក្នុង
2. defective ::
3. insufficient ::
4. inferior ::
1. complete ::
2. entire ::
3. full ::
4. intact ::
5. integral ::
6. perfect ::
7. whole ::
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