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INSUFFICIENCY. What is not competent; not enough.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Insufficient sleep was assessed as the number of nights students did not "get enough sleep so that you felt rested when you woke up." Mental health symptoms were assessed as the presence of symptoms in the past 30 days.
But when they went back to getting insufficient sleep after the weekend, their circadian body clock was timed later.
Moreover, the policy added, the absence of clinical governance structures to ensure individuals with insufficient oxygen in the blood can be promptly recognised and appropriately treated; and the paucity of comprehensive data on oxygen supply landscapes and clinical practice, had continued to put many Nigerians at risk.
Detention or a fine shall be imposed on anyone who, in bad faith, gives a cheque without a sufficient and drawable balance or who, after giving a cheque, withdraws all or part of the balance, making the balance insufficient for settlement of the cheque, or if he orders a drawee not to cash a cheque or makes or signs the cheque in a manner that prevents it from being cashed.
"If current trends continue, the 2025 global physical activity target (a 10 percent relative reduction in insufficient physical activity) will not be met," the authors write.
* In 2016, levels of insufficient activity among adults varied widely across income groups - 16 per cent in low-income countries compared to 37 per cent in high-income countries.
The staff said they also had to crouch in corridors during their breaks, due to a lack of official break areas and insufficient time for breaks during the tournament, which finished on Sunday.
A Onyango in a memo to staff, dated June 7, said the scheme stood suspended from June 7.This is to inform all judges, judicial officers and staff that the judiciary medical services have been suspended effective June 7 due to insufficient funds, said the acting director.
During the justice committee hearing on Wednesday, at least 28 members stood up after finding that the complaint, filed by Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC) founding chair Dante Jimenez and Vanguard of the Philippine Constitution president Eligio Mallari, insufficient in form.
Due to insufficient data only some risks for feeding could be analysed further and were found to differentiate between OPD and OD.
Insufficient consideration of any actual damage the leaked information had caused or was likely to cause.
All types of activity except for household/child care were associated with a lower likelihood of insufficient sleep, as compared with those who reported that they did not get physical activity in the past month.

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