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noun as in incompetence

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Unfortunately, this approach still stands out against the inefficiency of most of our energy use today.

Centralizing content creates easy accessWhen marketing teams are dealing with large volumes of content, inefficiencies in content management can significantly impact day-to-day operations.

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They could consider their former selves, the quick spenders of a not-so-distant past, and turn an unmoving market into their own inefficiency.

BERT has been a big contributor to passage ranking research enthusiasm, and likely due to the aforementioned issues with BERt’s transformer architecture inefficiency and length constraints.

After spending decades chasing inefficiencies, there are fewer to be found than ever before.

But inefficiency and ineffectiveness are not its only evils.

The earliest modern era GAO report on scheduling inefficiency and wait times at the VA dates to the year 2000.

So the Problem Solvers signed on to a No Labels legislative package designed to address waste and inefficiency in government.

The real Russian economy is an antiquated mess, rife with bureaucratic inefficiency, a lack of competition, and epic corruption.

Secondly, he assumed, patronizingly, that what really bothers conservatives about government is its inefficiency.

The socialist looking thus at the world we live in sees in it nothing but waste and selfishness and inefficiency.

The position was irremediable; Tom's neglect and inefficiency were established beyond question.

The wretched inefficiency of Edward had by this time rendered the position of his adherents in Scotland all but insupportable.

Again and again was the absolute inefficiency of the fleet pointed out to them.

There is no such inefficiency in the government as makes the lives of Turkish subjects always insecure and travel dangerous.


On this page you'll find 13 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to inefficiency, such as: carelessness, disorganization, inability, incapability, and wastefulness.

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