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deficiency / lack / scarce / vacant post / to run short of
(job) opening
lack / shortage of / shortfall / to be short (of) / to lack
HSK 4
to lack / to be short of / lack / shortage
HSK 5
weak point / fault / shortcoming / disadvantage / CL: 個|个
HSK 4
vacancy
defect / flaw / physical defect
HSK 6
lack of supplies / unavailable goods
deficiency / shortcoming / hiatus
absence / absent
necessary / must have
vacancy
nick / jag / gap / shortfall
HSK 6
to be deficient in / lapse / deficiency
shortage
to lack / to do without
shortage of money
lacking oxygen / anaerobic
to fall vacant / a job opening at a high level
in short supply / scarce
badly damaged / shattered
not a single one is dispensable / can't do without either
to overlook / omissions / deficiencies
defective / defect
a regret / sth regrettable
whole
scarce / scarcity
clinical deficiency
lack of blood
perfect and without blemish / flawless / to leave nothing to be desired
to fill a vacancy / to make up for a shortage / to supply a deficiency
to be lacking in moral sense / to lack common basic respect for others / lacking in virtue / mischievous / wicked / cruel / mean
(of a square shape, such as a house plan) to have a corner missing / (fig.) to lack something / missing piece
currently in short supply / in deficit (of commodity) / currently vacant (position)
zero defect / faultless / impeccable
lightning (archaic word)
in perfect condition / without any defect
to lack food supplies
lucrative post
waxing and waning (of the moon)
to be absent from work or school
better to have nothing (than substandard choice) (idiom); would prefer to go without than accept shoddy option
vacancy
very short of (food, clean water etc) / extreme shortage / deficit
birth defect
breaking
short of food and clothing / destitute
energy shortage
to be lacking / to fall short of / to wane / deficit / deficient
attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
indispensable
oil shortage
surplus and shortfall
to cherish the outmoded and preserve the outworn (idiom); conservative / stickler for tradition
default (setting)
human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)
erhua variant of 缺心眼
new moon
to remedy omissions and correct errors (idiom)
water shortage / dehydration
harelip
white square character ( □ ), used to represent a missing ideograph
to be deficient in sth / to be short of sth (supplies, money etc)
symmetry breaking (physics)
speech defect
thunder and lightning
brainless / stupid
attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
tragic flaw (Aristotle's hamartia)
spontaneous symmetry breaking (physics)
misdeed / immoral action / wicked deed / a deliberate wrongdoing
conservative / to preserve the outmoded
speech defect
waiting for a vacancy
birth defect
stupid / senseless / dim-witted
frugality prevents destitution (idiom)
public nuisance / a wicked, mean spirited individual
anoxia


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