Defect

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Definition

a defect: a fault, an imperfection, a flaw; a vice
noun
Unfortunately the toy had a defect. It was Barbie's head with Ken's body.

defective: faulty, broken, imperfect
adjective

to defect: to desert, to rebel, to change sides
verb

Examples

  • "You will work closely with our Production department to ensure that there are no defects in the packaging of our products."
  • "PS: The one shareholder who decided to defect is Bobby Ray McDonald, a 74-year old retired army lieutenant and gun enthusiast from Jericho, Texas."

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