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adjective     adequate pronunciation in British English
/ˈædɪkwət/
  1. 1
    good enough or large enough for a particular purpose

    The state has an adequate supply of trained teachers.

    adequate for:

    The house is perfectly adequate for just the two of us.

    adequate to do something:

    The existing law is adequate to deal with the problem.

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The programme is adequately funded at this time.

 
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