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below standard or less than adequate:
substandard housing conditions.
noting or pertaining to a dialect or variety of a language or a feature of usage that is often considered by others to mark its user as uneducated; nonstandard.
not measuring up to an insurer's regular
in undertaking risks:
a substandard risk.
pertaining to insurance written to cover substandard risks.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Criticism of the affair has focused on the ubiquitous sale of fake and
They were either too compromised by crummy keyboards,
displays, anemic performance or all three.
It was one of his supposedly
teachers who encouraged him to write in the first place.
dissertations, etc are a different matter.
journalism leaves this otherwise amusing little piece quite lacking.
The action resulted from a raise in the museum's fee for curatorial services, not from
Critics had argued that the lack of contracts enabled the landlords to provide
housing with no accountability.
Different demographics is no excuse for a
Having poor credit is not an excuse for
She and other critics said they would prefer to spend money upgrading existing
British Dictionary definitions for
below an established or required standard
another word for
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