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flaw

noun [C]
 
 
/flɔː/
a fault, mistake, or weakness, especially one that happens while something is being planned or made: The company had to spend millions correcting design flaws.serious/major/minor flaw (in sth) There seemed to be no serious flaws in the proposal and it was recommended for further consideration.
Translations of “flaw”
in Spanish defecto…
in French défaut…
in German der Fehler…
in Chinese (Traditional) 錯誤, 缺點, 缺陷,瑕疵…
in Russian изъян, недостаток…
in Turkish zaaf, zayıflık, kusur…
in Chinese (Simplified) 错误, 缺点, 缺陷,瑕疵…
in Polish błąd, skaza…
(Definition of flaw from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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