Definition of Failure. Meaning of Failure. Synonyms of Failure

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Definition of Failure

Failure
Failure Fail"ure, n. [From Fail.] 1. Cessation of supply, or total defect; a failing; deficiency; as, failure of rain; failure of crops. 2. Omission; nonperformance; as, the failure to keep a promise. 3. Want of success; the state of having failed. 4. Decay, or defect from decay; deterioration; as, the failure of memory or of sight. 5. A becoming insolvent; bankruptcy; suspension of payment; as, failure in business. 6. A failing; a slight fault. [Obs.] --Johnson.

Meaning of Failure from wikipedia

- Failure is the state or condition of not meeting a desirable or intended objective, and may be viewed as the opposite of success. Product failure ranges...
- Heart failure (HF), also known as congestive heart failure (CHF) and congestive cardiac failure (CCF), is when the heart is unable to pump sufficiently...
- normal. Kidney failure is cl****ified as either acute kidney failure, which develops rapidly and may resolve; and chronic kidney failure, which develops...
- Failure to Launch is a 2006 American romantic comedy film directed by Tom Dey, and starring Matthew McConaughey and Sarah Jessica Parker. The film focuses...
- A dam failure or dam burst is a catastrophic type of failure characterized by the sudden, rapid, and uncontrolled release of impounded water or the likelihood...
- catastrophic failure is a sudden and total failure from which recovery is impossible. Catastrophic failures often lead to cascading systems failure. The term...
- third form of liver failure known as acute-on-chronic liver failure (ACLF) is increasingly being recognized. Acute liver failure is defined as "the rapid...
- Respiratory failure results from inadequate gas exchange by the respiratory system, meaning that the arterial oxygen, carbon dioxide or both cannot be...
- Failure causes are defects in design, process, quality, or part application, which are the underlying cause of a failure or which initiate a process which...
- Failure mode and effects analysis (FMEA; often written with "failure modes" in plural) is the process of reviewing as many components, ****emblies, and...
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