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efficient

adjective /iˈfiʃənt/
(of a person) capable; skilful
eficiente, competente
a very efficient secretary.
(of an action, tool etc) producing (quick and) satisfactory results
eficaz, de buen rendimiento
The new lawn mower is much more efficient than the old one.
efficiently adverb
eficientemente, eficazmente
She dealt with the issue quickly and efficiently.
efficiency noun
eficiencia, eficacia
(Definition of efficient from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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