minor defect


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minor defect

[′mīn·ər di′fekt]
(industrial engineering)
A defect which reduces the effectiveness of the product, without causing serious malfunctioning.
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Meanwhile, even for a minor defect, it is prudent to complete the reformation at the earliest possible time in order to avoid any unnecessary challenge from the IRS.
An MoD statement said: "HMS Astute has been completing sea trials and has returned to port to have a minor defect corrected."
A total of 53 school buildings in Metro Manila have also sustained minor defects that are mostly cracks on walls, columns, beams, and ceiling, but three school buildings were recommended for immediate structural evaluation.
A spokesperson for Coventry City Council said: "The original contractors, Jackson Civil Engineering, are working on the ring road between junctions 1 and 3 to rectify some minor defects that have been identified following completion of the PS5.5m of Department for Transport funded work that carried out major structural repairs to ensure the ring road continues to keep traffic moving freely as it has for the last 40 years.
During the work, firefighters from Northumberland Fire and Rescue Service have been offering advice to correct "minor defects".
The severity of damage or defects to the bridge are classified according to five categories, with the first category being new condition, the second being minor defects, and the third being moderate defects.
Cars with Minor defects will be allowed to pass and the faults will be recorded, but those that fall into the Dangerous category will be subject to an automatic fail.
Cars with minor defects will be allowed to pass and the faults will be recorded - but those that fall into the dangerous or major categories will be subject to an automatic fail and the motorist not being legally allowed to drive away from an MOT garage.
The RO had objected against minor defects in the nomination papers, but the tribunal today rejected those objections and observed that under Section 62 of the Elections Act 2017, such defects may be overlooked.
The RO had objected to minor defects in their nomination papers but the tribunal rejected those objections and observed that under Section 62 of the Elections Act 2017, such defects may be overlooked.
Six private hire vehicles had minor defects and three had serious defects which led to the drivers having their licences suspended by the council.
Its ability to reshape and re-profile existing surfaces ensures minor defects, such as small potholes and cracks, are sealed to stop water getting in to cause further damage.