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fault
fɔːlt
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Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb
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(名) As a noun
  1. A wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention.
  2. A serve that is illegal (e.g., that lands outside the prescribed area).
    • Responsibility for a bad situation or event.
    • The quality of being inadequate or falling short of perfection.
    • Equipment failure attributable to some defect in a circuit (loose connection or insulation failure or short circuit etc.).
      • A crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement of one side with respect to the other.
      • An imperfection in an object or machine.
      (动) As a verb
      1. Put or pin the blame on.
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