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deficit
'dɛfɪsɪt
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. The property of being an amount by which something is less than expected or required.
  2. An excess of liabilities over assets (usually over a certain period).
  3. The score by which a team or individual is losing.
  4. A deficiency or failure in neurological or mental functioning.
Hyphenationdef•i•cit
Part of Speech(名) noun
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赤字chìzì(financial) deficit; red letter
亏损kuīsǔndeficit; (financial) loss
kuīdeficiency; deficit; luckily; it's lucky that...; (often ironically) fancy that...
奇缺qíquēvery short of (food, clean water etc); extreme shortage; deficit
亏欠kuīqiànto fall short of; to have a deficit; deficit; deficiency
亏缺kuīquēto be lacking; to fall short of; to wane; deficit; deficient
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