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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 short·com·ing /ˈʃɔrtˌkʌmɪŋ, ˌʃɔrtˈ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Short·com·ing n. The act of falling, or coming short; as: (a) The failure of a crop, or the like. (b) Neglect of, or failure in, performance of duty.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a failing or deficiency; "that interpretation is an
          unfortunate defect of our lack of information" [syn: defect]