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defect

noun /ˈdiːfekt/
a fault or flaw
defecto
It was a basic defect in her character a defect in the china.
defection /-ʃən/ noun (an act of) desertion.
deserción
defective /-tiv/ adjective having a fault or flaw
defectuoso
I had to return the electric kettle because it was defective.
Translations of “defect”
in French défaut…
in German der Fehler…
in Chinese (Traditional) 缺點, 缺陷, 瑕疵…
in Russian дефект, неисправность…
in Turkish kusur, eksik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 缺点, 缺陷, 瑕疵…
in Polish wada, defekt, usterka…
(Definition of defect from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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