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As early as 1810, its insufficience was recognized, and in 1824 it was closed, and replaced by that of Montparnasse.

The immensity of the task, the insufficience of the means stand in striking contrast.

WORD ORIGIN

1520s, from Late Latin insufficientia, noun of quality from insufficientem (see insufficient). Insufficience "deficiency" is from early 15c.

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