puuttua

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puuttua

  1. (intransitive) to be missing; inanimate thing in elative or animate thing in ablative + 3rd-pers. singular + nominative/partitive = to lack.
    Yksi pala puuttuu.
    One piece is missing.
    Palapelistä (= elative) puuttuu yksi pala.
    The puzzle lacks one piece.
    Sinulta (= ablative) puuttuu itseluottamusta.
    You lack confidence.
  2. (intransitive + illative) to intervene, get involved in, interfere with

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