There are 2 translations of defect in Spanish:

defect1

Pronunciation: /ˈdiːfekt/

n

  • defecto (masculine) a speech/birth defect un defecto en el habla/de nacimiento it's a defect in her character es un defecto suyo or de su carácter the plan has many defects el plan tiene muchos defectos
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    • At the same time, our mind has the potential to become completely free of defects and limitations.
    • Many suffer needlessly from eye defects due top lack of knowledge and basic equipment.
    • These toxins can damage immune systems, trigger cancers and cause genetic defects.

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Word of the day esporádicamente
adv
sporadically …
Cultural fact of the day

The PAN (Partido de Acción Nacional) is the political party that won the Mexican general elections in 2000, breaking the Partido Revolucional Institucional's record of 71 years in power. PRI - Partido Revolucionario InstitucionalPAN was founded in 1939 as a conservative alternative to President, Lázaro Cárdenas. It presents an image of being a defender of popular causes, but takes an individualistic approach to matters of education and property. Its traditional policies include limiting state intervention in the economy to a minimum and bringing about a greater rapprochement between the government and the church.

There are 2 translations of defect in Spanish:

defect2

Pronunciation: /dɪˈfekt/

vi

  • [Politics/Política] desertar*, defeccionar [journalese/lenguaje periodístico]to defect from sth to sth he defected from the USSR to the US desertó de la URSS para irse a los EEUU their key man has defected to a rival team su mejor hombre se ha pasado a un equipo rival
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    • Managers for the candidates raced around the floor trying to pry delegates away from their opponents, and to keep those already on their side from defecting.
    • Alibekov defected to the United States in 1992, changed his name, and made the talk-show circuit.
    • He was one of about ten people who defected in that direction.

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Word of the day esporádicamente
adv
sporadically …
Cultural fact of the day

The PAN (Partido de Acción Nacional) is the political party that won the Mexican general elections in 2000, breaking the Partido Revolucional Institucional's record of 71 years in power. PRI - Partido Revolucionario InstitucionalPAN was founded in 1939 as a conservative alternative to President, Lázaro Cárdenas. It presents an image of being a defender of popular causes, but takes an individualistic approach to matters of education and property. Its traditional policies include limiting state intervention in the economy to a minimum and bringing about a greater rapprochement between the government and the church.