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having a defect or defects

lacking an essential element

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having a defect

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markedly subnormal in structure or function or intelligence or behavior

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not working properly

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This type of price reduction should not be confused with the previously described defective data reduction.
During a crash, defective car seats come unattached from the floor, or defective seat backs flip into the rear compartment, causing restraint systems to fail and occupants to be tossed around the interior of the vehicle.
At present about 500,000 applications for the replacement of defective meters and more or less the same number of new electricity connection applications are pending with all Discos.
NHTSA must immediately take steps to identify exactly why defective Takata airbags in 2006 Ford Rangers pose a heightened risk to consumers, and determine if the same risk factors may be present in other vehicle models and years that have defective Takata airbags.
Out of them, 85 meters were found slow and defective.
Hence this study was conducted with the objective of estimating the prevalence of defective vision among school children.
The Building Envelope Science Institute has been leading the way for inspection and remediation of structures with Defective Drywall over the past year since introducing one of the first protocols providing solutions to the Defective Drywall crisis that has affected owners in 41 States, the District of Columbia, American Samoa, and Puerto Rico.
This is referred to as a defective trust, and causes the trust to be treated as a grantor trust.
In people with this condition, mutated enzymes lead to the manufacture of defective heme, an essential iron compound found in many proteins.
Defective coupling half quick disconnects (CHQD) for the M40A1, M42A2, and M45 masks are in the field.
CANYON COUNTRY - Defective home furnaces recalled by the U.
Except for some impediment, it is essentially conducive to life, and only incidentally defective.
that PPE is not defective or damaged and train employees in the proper use of PPE.
Owners whose Real Property Income and Expense Statements were defective or missing began receiving notification last week from the Department of Finance.
Complaint AllegesFord Used Defective Spark Plugs in Ford Vehicles