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imperfectadjective

 us   /ɪmˈpɜr·fɪkt/
not perfect or not complete: Our rule of law is still imperfect, but it’s better than having no laws at all.
imperfection
noun [C/U]  us   /ˌɪm·pərˈfek·ʃən/
[C] Investigators suspect the engine broke because of a tiny imperfection in one of the parts.
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