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Synonyms for malfunctioning

not performing or able to perform its regular function


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A Class I recall is one in which there is a reasonable probability that, if a particular device is malfunctioning, the malfunctioning device will cause serious adverse health consequences or death.
Davis said: "I would also like to clarify some recent misunderstandings about requiring municipalities to adopt sewage management ordinances that would have local inspectors trespassing on private property to search for malfunctioning septic systems," Davis said.
Most diseases - including cancer, Alzheimer's disease, arthritis, and psychiatric disorders - result from the malfunctioning of one or more proteins within a signaling pathway.
Many drugs are being developed to reverse the effects of malfunctioning signaling proteins, including a new class of designer "smart drugs" that attack tumors.
The complaint alleges that contrary to defendants' representations during the Class Period, Turnstone's CX100 product was fraught with problems, including blown capacitors, malfunctioning chips, and inaccurate calibration of the CX100.
Previo's eSupport Essentials enables swift and certain problem resolution for PCs and notebooks affected by user errors, configuration problems, malfunctioning software, virus attacks, or data corruption.
AVI's proprietary gene-targeting technology works by stopping the malfunctioning gene's disease-causing actions.
For instance, the software can send an alert if a fuel tank is running low, or page a store manager if a pump's credit card reader is malfunctioning, or notify a cashier if a machine has run out of paper for credit card receipts.
The malfunctioning air cooler is new: it was installed in the refinery's maintenance turnaround that ended in June.
Malfunctioning machines also caused long queues in polling places, angering some people who left without voting.
KUWAIT, March 22 (KUNA) - There was an electrical malfunctioning at the southern Shuaiba power plant causing disruption in the flow of electric power feeding most of the units at the Mina al-Ahmadi refinery, resulting therefore in its shutdown, said an official at Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC), in remarks to KUNA today.
Based on Board's Report that Some Grade Crossing Delays are Caused by Malfunctioning Gates
The answer is "not very likely" but about the same probability of the system malfunctioning right after QC.