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lackingadjective

uk   us   /ˈlæk.ɪŋ/
be lacking C2 If something that you need is lacking, you do not have enough of it: Enthusiasm has been sadly lacking these past months at work.be lacking in sth C1 to not have a quality: He's totally lacking in charm.
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