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"imperfection" in British English

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imperfectionnoun [C or U]

uk   /ˌɪm.pəˈfek.ʃən/  us   /-pɚ-/
a ​fault or ​weakness: Gradually she ​began to ​notice one or two little imperfections in his ​character. She won't ​tolerate imperfection in her own or anyone else's ​work.
(Definition of imperfection from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"imperfection" in Business English

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imperfectionnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˌɪmpəˈfekʃən/
PRODUCTION a ​fault in something that ​means that it is not perfect: an imperfection in sth The ​companymanufacturespads used to ​smooth imperfections in ​computerchips.
(Definition of imperfection from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “imperfection”
in Chinese (Simplified) 缺点或弱点…
in Turkish zaafiyet, eksiklik, kusur…
in Russian недостаток, дефект, изъян…
in Chinese (Traditional) 缺點或弱點…
in Polish skaza, niedoskonałość…
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