- substandard; of inferior quality: It’s hard to make a delicious dish when you start with low-quality ingredients. Repairs made with low-quality parts are cheaper, but they won’t last long.
Origin of low-quality
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Examples from the Web for low-quality
Its low-quality, low-wage, low-price business model is in trouble.Is That It? Burger King’s French Fry Burger Is Just Carb Overkill.
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Thus we now have “content farms” like Demand Media which flood the Web with low-cost, low-quality content that is basically spam.AOL's Tricky HuffPo Marriage
February 7, 2011
It should be noted that this new data is not from some fringe, low-quality study that might be disproved by future research.The Never-Ending Workout
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The lack of required skills has contributed to frequent machinery breakdowns and to the output of low-quality products.Area Handbook for Bulgaria
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