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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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The defective flooring product caused floor tiles to crack and break.
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.
When a defective trust is created with S stock, an election cannot be made to qualify the trust as a QSST, as it is deemed a grantor trust.
The scientists found that mice with porphyria but lacking PGC-1-alpha didn't have attacks when fasting, suggesting that the animals had stopped accumulating defective heme, Spiegelman says.
Replace and dispose of the defective CHQDs according to the directions in MWO 3-4240-346-20-3 (M40A1 and M42A2) and MWO 3-4240-300-20-1 (M45).
But she learned they were defective and they would have to be replaced.
Whereas infertile, heterosexual union is incidentally defective, non-fertile homosexual union is substantially incomplete.
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
They have been leading the way for inspection & remediation of structures with Defective (Corrosive) Drywall over the past year by introducing one of the first protocols providing solutions to the Defective Drywall crisis that has affected owners in 39 States, the District of Columbia, American Samoa, and Puerto Rico.
has decided to recall about 20,000 large trucks as their front wheel hubs are defective, company officials said Monday.
Several more sophisticated planning ideas that work very well during low interest rates are an installment sale to an intentionally defective grantor trust, a grantor retained annuity trust (GRAT) and a charitable lead annuity trust (CLAT).
PALMDALE - Scores of defective furnaces produced by a now-defunct Indiana company have been found in Antelope Valley homes.