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Noun: flaw  flo
  1. An imperfection in an object or machine
    "a flaw caused the crystal to shatter";
    - defect, fault
  2. Defect or weakness in a person's character
    "he had his flaws, but he was great nonetheless"
  3. An imperfection in a plan or theory or legal document that causes it to fail or that reduces its effectiveness
Verb: flaw  flo
  1. Add a flaw or blemish to; make imperfect or defective
    - blemish

Sounds like: flares, flaflaw, f

Derived forms: flaws, flawing, flawed

Type of: damage, disadvantage, failing, imperfection, imperfectness, minus, weakness

Encyclopedia: Flaw