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so weak or defective as to be liable to fail

not to be depended on

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liable to be erroneous or misleading

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not worthy of reliance or trust

dangerously unstable and unpredictable

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lacking a sense of responsibility

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On [its third] elections, Smartmatic has given us more of the same unreliable and problematic automated elections, which by the way, we paid for again with at least P2.
The aim of this study was to evaluate the risk of reporting unreliable Hb [A.
As a result, a significant volume of fuel cell systems are now being ordered and installed in markets with unreliable grids.
The outcome stated that only 34 per cent of infants whose testers were unreliable followed this odd task.
He said too much reliance was put on the electronic evidence: "It is clear in rural areas the system of tracking mobile phone signals is unreliable.
The evidence over the past 50 years shows they are unreliable unless the wind is blowing at least 20mph.
FRANK GALLAGHER: SOAP-DODGING TRASH, RANDY, BADLY DRESSED, UNRELIABLE, DRINKER
Shipping items to Haiti is expensive and unreliable,'' Fairfield said, adding that theft is a problem at the Haitian airport.
A suitable illustration of the Bush administration's priorities is found in the fact that it demoted the CIA for providing reliable, albeit politically unpalatable, intelligence about Iraq, while elevating the unreliable Negroponte to be our nation's first "Intelligence Czar.
The low live volts put out by the MBITR center pin causes the ITH to switch back and forth between powered and unpowered mode leading to unreliable operation.
One well-documented effect of torture is that people will say or do anything to escape the situation, rendering information provided under torture extremely unreliable.
This manual process has proven to be extremely expensive in terms of consulting dollars, and unreliable because it depends on people's memories and cooperation.
The tests facilitated assessment of the type of sensory organization used to maintain postural control under conditions ranging from quiet standing to a situation in which visual and somatosensory information was systematically removed or made unreliable.
Government decision-makers cannot make rational decisions about one of the largest and costliest projects in City history when the information on which they are relying is inaccurate, misleading and unreliable," said petitioners' attorney, Randy Mastro, partner at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, LLP.
Like a padded cell, INTEGRITY PC prevents Linux, non-memory-protected operating systems such as Wind River's legacy VxWorks, and other insecure and unreliable software from harming the rest of a system while also limiting the harm it can do to itself," explained Dan O'Dowd, founder and chief executive officer of Green Hills Software.