|1.||[ noun ] an imperfection in a device or machine|
"if there are any defects you should send it back to the manufacturer"
|Related terms:||imperfection hole bug|
|2.||[ noun ] defect or weakness in a peron's character|
"he had his flaws, but he was great nonetheless"
|Related terms:||failing tragic_flaw|
|3.||[ verb ] add a flaw or blemish to; make imperfect or defective|
|Related terms:||damage blemish|