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fit

adjective
 
 
/fɪt/
suitable for a particular purpose or activity: be fit for sth The Seller gives no undertaking that the goods are fit for any particular purpose.
fit for human consumption of a good enough quality to be eaten by people: Companies and consumers bought the poultry, believing it fit for human consumption.
fit for purpose if something is fit for purpose, it does what it is intended to do: I have spent a lot of my time making this organization fit for purpose.
(Definition of fit adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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