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imperfections, plural;
  1. A fault, blemish, or undesirable feature
    • - the imperfections and injustices in our political system
  2. The state of being faulty or incomplete
    • - he accepted me without question, in all my imperfection

  1. the state or an instance of being imperfect
  2. (imperfect) not perfect; defective or inadequate; "had only an imperfect understanding of his responsibilities"; "imperfect mortals"; "drainage here is imperfect"
  3. (imperfect) progressive: a tense of verbs used in describing action that is on-going
  4. (imperfect) fallible: wanting in moral strength, courage, or will; having the attributes of man as opposed to e.g. divine beings; "I'm only a fallible human"; "frail humanity"
  5. "Imperfection" is an episode of '''', the second episode of the seventh season.
  6. Those qualities or features that are imperfect; the characteristic, state, or quality of being imperfect; Something that makes something else less than perfect; a blemish, impurity, error, etc
  7. (imperfect) Something having a minor flaw; Not perfect; unisexual: having either male (with stamens) or female (with pistil) flowers, but not with both
  8. (Imperfections) As noted on Replacements, Ltd. pattern listing forms - slightly imperfect pieces are graded and sold separately, and at a lower price, versus our standard "excellent condition" pieces. ...
  9. (Imperfections) Sheets rejected on account of being in some respect imperfect, and for which others are required to make the work complete.
  10. (Imperfect) A flower that lacks either stamens or pistils.
  11. (Imperfect) flower that lacks either male or female parts.
  12. (Imperfect) (im-PER-fekt) -- an incompleat flower, lacking part or all of the reproductive structures, e.g., without stamens.
  13. (Imperfect) parts that normally are present but do not deveolp - or flowers that are unisexual
  14. (imperfect) a rhyme between a stressed and an unstressed syllable. (wing, caring)
  15. The imperfect is a verb tense that expresses an action or a condition in the past as incomplete, continuous, habitual (repetitive) , or coincident with another action. In English, the imperfect is often expressed using the phrase "used to" or with the auxiliary verb would. ...
  16. (1) When referring to the physical condition of a part of metal product, and departure of a part of metal product, any departure of a quality characteristic from its intended level or state. ...
  17. A flaw or blemish, caused by nature or man, on the outer surface or the stone’s interior. Poor color or an unskilled cut is not classified as an imperfection, though it will, of course, play a role in value determination.
  18. Incomplete, Mediocrity, Rough, Unfulfilled.
  19. Blemish located within the stone, occasionally reaching the exterior.
  20. A coffee defect which may include hollow coffee beans, deformed coffee beans, chipped coffee beans, nicked coffee beans, underripe coffee beans, or overripe coffee beans, moldiness, black beans, quakers, improper harvesting or processing, improper moisture content during storing, or any other ...
  21. A general term used to refer to any internal or external flaw or blemish on a fashioned diamond.  The terms flaw, characteristic and imperfection are usually used interchangeably.