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dɪ'fɛkt [n]'diːfɛkt [v]dɪ'fɛkt
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb
Sample Sentences
  • To be perfect she lacked just one defect.
  • The new car had to be withdrawn from the market because of a mechanical defect.
  • A defect in a legal document that can render it invalid.
  • A crystal defect caused by the absence of an atom, an ion, or a molecule in a crystal lattice.
  • A visual defect characterized by the inability to see as clearly in bright light as in dim light.
  • A pathological condition of a part, an organ, or a system of an organism resulting from various causes, such as infection, genetic defect, or environmental stress, and characterized by an identifiable group of signs or symptoms.
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