Adjectives for defect

Defect adjectives are listed in this post. Each word below can often be found in front of the noun defect in the same sentence. This reference page can help answer the question what are some adjectives commonly used for describing DEFECT.

actual, alleged, apparent, basic, biochemical, bodily, bony, cardiac, cardinal, central, certain, characteristic, chief, common, congenital, considerable, conspicuous, constitutional, corresponding, developmental, essential

fatal, first, formal, functional, fundamental, further, general, genetic, glaring, grand, grave, gravest, great, greater, greatest, hereditary, hidden, high, human, important, incurable

inherent, innate, intellectual, internal, intrinsic, jurisdictional, lamentable, large, last, latent, latter, leading, least, legal, like, little, logical, main, major, manifest, marked

mechanical, mental, mere, minor, molecular, moral, national, natural, new, notable, obvious, only, opposite, organic, original, other, own, palpable, partial, particular, peculiar

permanent, personal, physical, possible, practical, primary, principal, prominent, pupillary, radical, real, residual, sad, same, second, sensory, septal, serious, significant, similar, single

singular, slight, slightest, small, special, specific, striking, structural, such, technical, terrible, third, total, underlying, unfortunate, very, visible, visual, vital, worst

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