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It then spent another five working out the right composition and manufacturing process to prevent defects and dendrites.

Under the law, defects or recalls that affect vehicle emissions equipment have to be reported to the Environmental Protection Agency.

Toyota settled a lengthy Justice Department civil probe into its delayed filing of emissions-related defect reports for $180 million, the government said Thursday.

On new windows, manufacturers offer warranties against cloudiness and other defects that stretch for many years, so it might be worth digging out the paperwork for your windows, if you still have it.

She has made a name for herself internationally with her work on reproductive defects.

These big paydays have incentivized a record number of Cuban players to defect.

Preliminary results performed by Italian authorities “have not detected any manufacturing defect,” she added.

I think we are empowering refugees and there will be many more people like me who defect.

After clashing with coach Victor Tikhonov, a KGB-installed tyrant, he chose to challenge the government and defect to the NHL.

When Michele Bachmann claimed in 2011 that a supporter had been bribed to defect to Ron Paul, observers rolled their eyes.

In spite of this acknowledged defect, many of the best players in this country regard it as a legitimate and helpful device.

I supply Ne lak (defect) in hem, to make some sense; the F. text does not help here.

A note that is payable on a contingency is not negotiable, and the happening of the event does not cure the defect.

Even then, if the buyer has examined the goods and has discovered a defect, there is no warranty.

This reading means—'I knew in her no other defect'; which, as no defect has been mentioned, seems inconsistent.


On this page you'll find 188 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to defect, such as: bug, crack, deficiency, deformity, error, and fault.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.