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adequate

  

      adj   able to fulfil a need or requirement without being abundant, outstanding, etc.  
     (C17: from Latin adaequare to equalize, from ad- to + aequus equal)  
  adequacy      n  
  adequately      adv  
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adequate

  
  
capable, commensurate, competent, enough, fair, passable, requisite, satisfactory, sufficient, suitable, tolerable, up to scratch     (informal)  
  
Antonyms     
   deficient, inadequate, insufficient, lacking, meagre, scant, short, unsatisfactory, unsuitable  

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adequate adj.
suitable in quantity or quality

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