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defect

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈdiːfekt/
COMMERCE, PRODUCTION a fault that spoils something or causes it not to work correctly: product defects The report cited structural defects as the reason for the demolition of the building. correct/remedy/rectify a defect a major/serious/minor defect a design/manufacturing defect
Translations of “defect”
in Vietnamese khuyết điểm…
in Spanish defecto…
in Thai ข้อบกพร่อง…
in Malaysian belot…
in French défaut…
in German der Fehler…
in Chinese (Traditional) 缺點, 缺陷, 瑕疵…
in Indonesian cacat…
in Russian дефект, неисправность…
in Turkish kusur, eksik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 缺点, 缺陷, 瑕疵…
in Polish wada, defekt, usterka…
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