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moderate to inferior in quality

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"Currently Wales continues with a second-rate service with fees subsidising English areas."
"This is my worst fear - these allegations make me sound like a second-rate Jimmy Savile, which I certainly am not.
In other words, Brussels is not necessarily viewed as a second-rate political choice, with two-thirds of British MEPs currently in office having served at least two mandates.
"That she has never been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is a total disgrace, especially when I see the second-rate talent that has been inducted.
"The guys like Bell, you've got world-class players who are sitting in England now wanting to play the IPL when you've got some second-rate Australians getting gigs here.
REPLY: We are obviously concerned that our customers in Hazlerigg feel they are getting a second-rate service.
Howard Chisholm, the north-east independent who is leading the BTC and is also a director of the Association of British Bookmakers, judged the present product as "second-rate".
It seems a shame to lose good agricultural land to a second-rate energy system.
(Many Canadian veterans of the Italian campaign may recall encountering some of these redoubtable fighters.) Like their African-American predecessors in the American Civil War, they received second-rate treatment.
It was a great featureless region of few resources and little strategic value, hosting a mishmash of minor campaigns undertaken by quarrelsome, second-rate generals.
But judged in a humanist balance, many of the positions opposed to the Helsinki school are no more than second-rate rebellions that follow international fashions.
Check out the photos, complete with half-ass, second-rate captions from Lizard himself.
In an increasingly Computer-focused real estate industry, superb real estate software can represent the difference between a top-tier company and its second-rate competitors.
"This is the only novel of ideas written by an American woman that I can recall....Nothing she has to say is said in a second-rate fashion.
The moment Arnold even pushes for second-rate domestic partnerships is the moment California falls into the ocean.