Adequate

Definition of Adequate

Ad´e`quate
a.1.Equal to some requirement; proportionate, or correspondent; fully sufficient; as, powers adequate to a great work; an adequate definition.
Ireland had no adequate champion.
- De Quincey.
v. t.1.To equalize; to make adequate.
2.To equal.
It [is] an impossibility for any creature to adequate God in his eternity.
- Shelford.

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