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deficient

US [dɪˈfɪʃ(ə)nt]
UK [dɪ'fɪʃ(ə)nt]
  • adj.缺乏的;缺少的;不足的;有缺点的
  • n.有缺陷的人[东西]
  • Web匮乏;空乏
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adj.
1.
~ (in sth)
缺乏的;缺少的;不足的not having enough of sth, especially sth that is essential
a diet that is deficient in vitamin A
缺乏维生素 A 的饮食
2.
有缺点的;有缺陷的not good enough
Deaf people are sometimes treated as being mentally deficient.
耳聋的人有时被看作智力不健全。

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