Deficiency and Superfluity


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Deficiency noun – A falling short of an essential or desirable amount or number.
Superfluity is an antonym for deficiency in topics: lack, imperfection.
Nearby Words: deficient, deficit, deficiently
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Superfluity noun – The state or an instance of going beyond what is usual, proper, or needed.
Usage example: a superfluity of wire coat hangers from all of those trips to the dry cleaner

Deficiency is an antonym for superfluity in topics: surplus, overabundance.
Nearby Words: superfluous, superfluously
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Superfluity and Deficiency. (2016). Retrieved 2020, November 24, from
Deficiency & Superfluity. N.p., 2016. Web. 24 Nov. 2020. <>.
Superfluity or Deficiency. 2016. Accessed November 24, 2020.

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