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efficient

adjective  us   /ɪˈfɪʃ·ənt/
working or operating in a way that gets the results you want without any waste: an efficient organization They are developing a more fuel-efficient car to save gas.
efficiently
adverb  us   /ɪˈfɪʃ·ənt·li/
She manages the business efficiently.
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