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Inefficient

Inefficient


in·ef·fi·cient  (n-fshnt)
adj.
1. Not efficient, as:
a. Lacking the ability or skill to perform effectively; incompetent: an inefficient worker.
b. Not producing the intended result; ineffective: an inefficient campaign against illegal drugs.
2. Wasteful of time, energy, or materials: an inefficient design; outdated and inefficient methods.

inef·ficient·ly adv.


inefficient  /nfnt/  adj. not using time well: The factory is inefficient because its machinery is slow and old. -n. [U] inefficiency. Inefficient

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