Defect and Disfigurement

Defect

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Defect noun – Something that spoils the appearance or completeness of a thing.
Usage example: the statue has a slight defect on the base, so it's being sold at a discount

Disfigurement is a synonym for defect. In some cases you can use "Disfigurement" instead a noun "Defect".
Nearby Words: defective, defection, defector, defecting, defectively
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Disfigurement

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Disfigurement noun – Something that spoils the appearance or completeness of a thing.
Usage example: a plastic surgeon who occasionally donates his services to treat the disfigurements of needy children

Defect is a synonym for disfigurement in damage topic. You can use "Defect" instead a noun "Disfigurement", if it concerns topics such as blemish, deformity.
Nearby Words: disfigured, disfiguration, disfiguring
Synonyms for Disfigurement

How words are described

physical physical defect physical disfigurement
similar similar defect similar disfigurement
permanent permanent defect permanent disfigurement
major major defect major disfigurement
Other adjectives: fatal, aforementioned, facial.
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