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having the requisite qualities or resources to meet a task

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sufficient for the purpose

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about average

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Ii) have adequate supply of hot running water provided to all wash hand basins, baths and showers at all times;
The speakers said World Toilet Day is being observed since 2001 with the aim to pressurize governments to keep the promises they have made to provide adequate sanitation and safe water to their people.
To address these pressing problems, legislators, especially senators, should pass the Zero Hunger Bill, or the 'Framework Act on the Right to Adequate Food,' which has been submitted for deliberation by Sen.
Cynics may say "adequate" is damning with the faintest of praise.
He reminded the Pakistan Electricity Power Company about its promise made with the union to sanction adequate monetary incentives to the employees.
Amongst 40 molars prepared with rotary instruments (Group A: Protaper system, Dentsply Maillefer), 36 (90%) had obturation up to acceptable length, 34 (85%) had adequate density and 37 (92.5%) had adequate taper.
Global Banking News-October 14, 2015--Kenyan central bank promises adequate liquidity
Of the 13 administrative services, only two in TB wards and four in DOTS plus wards were adequate; rest of them were not adequate.
Lawmakers on Monday filed the Right to Adequate Food Framework Act, which seeks to guarantee the right of every person to be free from hunger regardless of their age, sex, health status, and occupation.
Bridgend's education services and leadership were deemed "adequate" by inspectors last year, which was the same verdict dished out to Cardiff in 2011.
| GENEVA, March 7 (KUNA) -- The UN independent expert Raquel Rolnik on Thursday urged the World Bank to take into account all aspects of the right to adequate housing when revising its safeguard policies.
The A/A-1 ratings of NACF incorporate the "bbb+" anchor rating, as well as the entity's "strong" business position, "moderate" capital and earnings, "moderate" risk position, and "above average" funding and "adequate" liquidity, as the rating agency defines those terms.
Nevertheless, Spinoza later suggests that human beings can also be free when he asserts that they have adequate ideas, which, in Kisner's view, problematically requires human freedom.
The fear of not receiving adequate and impartial medical services deters many persons requiring urgent medical attention from seeking adequate care," said Medecins Sans Frontieres on July 20.
In its first major statement on the quality of adult social care in England, the Care Quality Commission told the councils rated "adequate" - Bromley, Cornwall, Peterborough, Poole, Solihull, South Tyneside, Southwark, and Surrey - that they must improve.