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Synonyms for defect

Synonyms for defect

something that mars the appearance or causes inadequacy or failure

to abandon one's cause or party usually to join another

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a failing or deficiency

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an imperfection in an object or machine

desert (a cause, a country or an army), often in order to join the opposing cause, country, or army

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This first article in a series of three explores the foundation for normal colour vision and the underlying factors that determine congenital and acquired defects.
The contract is to create a program module to support the evaluation of the integrity of the oil pipeline and the development of GIS databases acquired defects MFL intelligent internal inspection of the pipeline and oil pipeline module implementation in the information system RIS within:
Director of the Blood Disorder Center at Overlook Hospital showed that increased levels of the Company's Thrombus Precursor Protein (TpP(TM)) vascular diagnostic test corresponded with patients who had an increased risk of pathological clotting due to hereditary or acquired defects in their clotting mechanisms.
The multicenter randomized, controlled, double blind Phase IIIb trial included 121 patients with acquired defects in coagulation, primarily due to end-stage liver disease.
It is stated that acquired defects are not present from birth but no evidence as to how the investigator knows this is presented.
Most congenital defects affect colour discrimination along the red-green axis whereas most acquired defects impair tritan discrimination.
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