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flaw

1
Law an invalidating fault or defect in a document or proceeding

flaw

2
a. a sudden short gust of wind; squall
b. a spell of bad, esp windy, weather
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flaw

[flȯ]
(materials)
A discontinuity in a material beyond acceptable established limits.
(meteorology)
An English nautical term for a sudden gust or squall of wind.
(mineralogy)
A faulty part of a gemstone, such as a crack, visible imperfect crystallization, or internal twinning or cleavage.
(oceanography)
The seaward edge of fast ice.
A shore lead just outside fast ice.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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In the case group, a flaw has occurred in a particular control category; in the control group, however, a flaw has not occurred in that control category.
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Then we moved to the next flaw. The problem was that while we were working through our form flaws, the problem of dropping our bow arms came back.
In this paper, a high frequency flaw detection system is proposed, complemented by BEM, which is based on scalar potential.
Shreateh attempted to inform Facebook's security team by email about the flaw but was turned down the first time after he had only sent in a link with no other details to prove the flaw he had found.
However, when the flaw size in the casting approaches the microstructural feature size (~25-50 [micro]m), crack initiation life from microstructural constituents such as persistent slip bands can dominate the total fatigue life.
Although many pipeline operators are open to innovations in integrity management, some adopt the attitude of "if it ain't broke, don't fix it." One of the most common arguments against using advanced flaw assessment methods is that the traditional approaches are "conservative," in that they tend to underestimate burst pressure and critical flaw size.
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New Veracode State of Software Security report (SoSS) reveals 66% of applications suffer from information leakage flaws, the sector's biggest threat.