from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The quality or state of being inferior.
  • n. An inferior quality.
  • n. The quality of being a competitive disadvantage.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The state of being inferior; a lower state or condition.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state of being inferior, especially in degree or quality; a lower state or condition.
  • n. In logic, the character of a sign, name, proposition, or inference which is applicable to only a part of the cases to which another is applicable.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an inferior quality
  • n. the state of being inferior
  • n. the quality of being a competitive disadvantage


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