Advertisement

Dictionary


de•fi•cient



Pronunciation: (di-fish'unt), [key]
adj.
1. lacking some element or characteristic; defective: deficient in taste.
2. insufficient; inadequate: deficient knowledge.

n.
a person who is deficient, esp. one who is mentally defective.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

deficiency judgmentdeficient number
See also:

Related Content


Advertisement

Play Hangman

Play Poptropica

Play Same Game

Try Our Math Flashcards