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defect

Translation of defect in French:

noun

British English: /ˈdiːfɛkt/
, /dɪˈfɛkt/
American English: /ˈdifɛkt/
  • 2 (disability) See examples: a hearing/sight/speech defect
    un défaut de l'ouïe/de la vue/d'élocution

intransitive verb

British English: /dɪˈfɛkt/
American English: /dəˈfɛkt/
  • to defect from
    (cause, party)
    s'enfuir de
    (country)
    to defect to the West/to the republican side
    passer à l'Ouest/dans le camp des républicains

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