Example sentences for: inadequate

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  • Finally, the FBI's information systems were woefully inadequate.

  • Several active research programs are investigating the risk associated with serum estrogens, gonadotropins and urinary sex hormone metabolites for a variety of diseases including breast cancer [ 1 ] , endometrial cancer [ 2 ] , and osteoporosis [ 3 ] . The results of the few published studies suggest that the natural temporal variability (true variation over time, not variation due to storage or other factors) of some serum estrogens, gonadotropins and urinary sex hormone metabolites is sufficiently great that a single measurement occasion may be inadequate to ensure a reliable estimate [ 4 5 6 ] . Published intraclass correlation coefficients (ICC) vary between 0.06 and 0.62 for estradiol (E 2 ) and between 0.52 and 0.69 for estrone (E 1 ) [ 4 ] . Only the percent of free E 2 and of SHBG-bound E 2 have been found to be sufficiently reliable to account for as much as 50% of the variance in the true mean ( ICC > 0.7).

  • Our inadequate e-mail provider did not pass along enough responses to allow for our usual scientific survey.

  • If OCE is not able to expediently resolve all outstanding issues of concern, it will, through the Vice President for Administration, promptly so advise LSC's President and the Vice Presidents for Programs, Legal Affairs and Government Relations of the access issues raised and the specific reasons why the proposed alternative methods of access are inadequate.

  • Our results suggested that some of procedures listed in Table 1 were inadequate for preserving fine structural details.

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