Example sentences for: inefficient

How can you use “inefficient” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Despite the chemical and physical differences between the E. coli cytoplasm and the environment in which the T. acidophilum intein is functioning in vivo, we found no indications that self-splicing of the intein was inefficient in E. coli.

  • On the other hand, monopolies can be harmful to consumers when they protect technically inefficient behavior, and allow economic rents to be extracted.

  • A perfectly efficient government would find its platforms instantly implemented; a completely inefficient one would expend all its resources without accomplishing any of its goals.

  • The current approach is inefficient and ineffective, imposing unnecessarily high costs due to: (1) stranded capital investments from the installation of controls that later become obsolete when additional requirements are promulgated; (2) reduced lead time for complying with those requirements; (3) limited or non-existent flexibility for emissions trading to allow cost-efficient control options; and (4) a reliance upon lengthy, expensive, and uncertain litigation to sort out regulatory ambiguity and compliance with the law.

  • As part of an overall strategy to reduce the cost of finance and better support business objectives, many leading organizations have reduced the number of staff required to perform routine transaction processing activities by eliminating or streamlining inefficient processes and/or consolidating these activities at shared services centers.

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