adequacy

Definitions:

  • The state or quality of being adequate; the condition of being proportionate or sufficient; a sufficiency for a particular purpose: as, the <em>adequacy</em> of supply to expenditure, or of an effort to its purpose; an <em>adequacy</em> of provisions.
  • The state or quality of being adequate, proportionate, or sufficient; a sufficiency for a particular purpose.
  • The quality of being <xref>sufficient</xref>, <xref>adequate</xref> or <xref>able</xref> to meet the needs.
  • the quality of being able to meet a need satisfactorily:
  • the quality of being sufficient for the end in view
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