defect

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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

Synonyms for defect

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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The herniation of the gallbladder through acquired defects of the abdominal wall (incisional hernia) has been much less reported.
If a congenital colour vision deficiency is suspected, the test can be carried out binocularly, but if an acquired defect is under investigation, the testing should be conducted monocularly.
Acquired defects of maxilla may be due to trauma and excessive pathologies such as cyst, tumors and infections.
To be able to understand the use of colour vision testing to identify acquired defects resulting from systemic medication (Group 3.
Palatal defects those are treated prosthodontically seal congenital or acquired defects and contiguous structures.
Congenital or acquired defects of skull or spine, parameningeal foci of infection and immunodeficiency states are important causes of recurrent bacterial meningitis.
The pathogenesis of intracranial aneurysms is a combination of degenerative changes in the elastica, and acquired defects and progressive thinning in the muscular layer leading to funnel shaped dilatation [1].
They can be divided into hereditary and acquired with the acquired defects being more common.
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