Meaning of “sufficiency” in the English Dictionary

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"sufficiency" in British English

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sufficiencynoun [ S or U ]

uk /səˈfɪʃ.ən.si/ us /səˈfɪʃ.ən.si/ formal

an amount of something that is enough, or the quality of being good enough:

Will there still be a sufficiency of resources for our great-grandchildren?
There is concern over the sufficiency of plans to tackle the problem.

(Definition of “sufficiency” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sufficiency" in American English

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sufficiencynoun [ U ]

/səˈfɪʃ·ən·si/

an amount of something that is enough for a particular purpose

(Definition of “sufficiency” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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