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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.
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