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retardation sufficient to fall outside the normal range of intelligence abnormality , mental defectiveness
quality of being sufficient for the end in view adequacy , sufficiency
religion believing in a self-sufficient lifestyle that rejects influences of modern life Amish
property of being more than sufficient; comfortable sufficiency ampleness
distance sufficient to exclude intimacy arm's length
self-sufficient country or region autarky
sufficient room for easy breathing or movement breathing room , breathing space
gathering of passengers sufficient to fill an automobile carload
claim sufficient to demand judicial attention; the facts that give rise to right of action cause of action
check containing certification that the person who issued the check has sufficient funds on deposit to cover payment certified check , certified cheque
(cosmology) a universe in which there is sufficient matter to halt the expansion that began with the big bang and to cause the universe to collapse again; the visible matter is only 10 percent of the matter required for closure but there may be large amou closed universe
normal vision in daylight; vision with sufficient illumination that the cones are active and hue is perceived daylight vision , photopic vision
(philosophy) a philosophical theory holding that all events are inevitable consequences of antecedent sufficient causes; often understood as denying the possibility of free will determinism
bomb that explodes in midair and releases a massive burst of electromagnetic energy sufficient to disable computers and telecommunications without killing people or damaging buildings E-bomb , microwave bomb
immoderation as a consequence of going beyond sufficient or permitted limits excess , excessiveness , inordinateness
quantity sufficient to satisfy fill
administration of sufficient insulin to induce convulsions and coma insulin shock , insulin shock therapy , insulin shock treatment
sufficient grounds justification , warrant
wage sufficient for a worker and family to subsist comfortably living wage
amount of alcohol sufficient to intoxicate load
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