Competence and Sufficiency


Competence noun - The physical or mental power to do something.

Sufficiency is a synonym for competence in sufficient means topic. In some cases you can use "Sufficiency" instead a noun "Competence".


Sufficiency noun - The quality or state of meeting one's needs adequately.

Competence is a synonym for sufficiency in sufficient means topic. You can use "Competence" instead a noun "Sufficiency".

Nearby Words: sufficient, sufficiently
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Sufficiency or Competence. 2016. Accessed March 27, 2023.
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