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Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. defects

    An official return of the state of a ship as to what is required for her hull and equipment, and what repairs she stands in need of. Upon this return a ship is ordered to sea, into harbour, into dock, or paid out of commission.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of defects in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of defects in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of defects in a Sentence

  1. Francois De La Rochefoucauld:

    The defects of the understanding, like those of the face, grow worse as we grow old.

  2. Boris Johnson:

    We have a choice to make now, and that means choosing between options that actually exist, it is very painful to vote for this deal. But I hope we can now work together to remedy its defects.

  3. Greg Nojeim:

    The court is ordering Apple to create a backdoor into an iPhone’s operating system, citing a law adopted in 1789, if the order stands, Apple and other technology companies could be ordered to build backdoors – essentially defects – into other devices, rendering them insecure and vulnerable to attack by law enforcement and by others as well. We will fight against this result.

  4. Lilly Chief Executive Dave Ricks:

    Almost everything I am aware of is single gene edit defects, which ultimately leads you to pretty ultra-rare conditions, which are not our area of interest.

  5. Burton:

    Every man knows his own but not others? defects and miseries; and ?tis the nature of all men still to reflect upon themselves their own misfortunes, not to examine or consider other men?s, not to confer themselves with others; to recount their own miseries but not their good gifts, fortunes, benefits which they have, to ruminate on their adversity, but not once to think on their prosperity, not what they have but what they want.

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