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WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2014
suf•fi•cient /səˈfɪʃənt/USA pronunciation  adj. 

    enough for what is needed:There are barely sufficient funds for the project.
suf•fi•cien•cy, n. [uncountable]
suf•fi•cient•ly, adv.: sufficiently informed about the issues.


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

sufficient /səˈfɪʃənt/ adj
  1. enough to meet a need or purpose; adequate
  2. (of a condition) assuring the truth of a statement; requiring but not necessarily required by some other state of affairs
    Compare necessary
  3. archaic competent; capable
n
  1. a sufficient quantity
Etymology: 14th Century: from Latin sufficiens supplying the needs of, from sufficere to suffice

sufˈficiently adv



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