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inferiority


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Inferiority  \In*fe`ri*or"i*ty\,  [Cf.  F.  inf['e]riorit['e].] 
  The  state  of  being  inferior;  a  lower  state  or  condition;  as 
  inferiority  of  rank,  of  talents,  of  age,  of  worth. 
 
  A  deep  sense  of  our  own  great  inferiority.  --Boyle. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  inferiority 
  n  1:  the  state  of  being  inferior  [syn:  {lower  status},  {lower 
  rank}] 
  2:  an  inferior  quality  [syn:  {low  quality}]  [ant:  {superiority}, 
  {superiority}] 
  3:  the  quality  of  being  a  competitive  disadvantage  [syn:  {unfavorable 
  position}] 




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