Defect and Frailty


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Defect noun – Something that spoils the appearance or completeness of a thing.
Frailty is a synonym for defect in thing topic. In some cases you can use "Frailty" instead a noun "Defect", when it comes to topics like deficiency, blemish.
Nearby Words: defective, defection, defector, defecting, defectively
Synonyms for Defect


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Frailty noun – A defect in character.
Defect is a synonym for frailty in weakness topic. You can use "Defect" instead a noun "Frailty", if it concerns topics such as thing, fault, foible.
Nearby Words: frail, frailness
Synonyms for Frailty

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physical physical defect physical frailty
initial initial defect initial frailty
inherent inherent defect inherent frailty
mental mental defect mental frailty
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