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- Noun

Cessation of supply, or total defect; a failing; deficiency; as, failure of rain; failure of crops.

- Noun

Decay, or defect from decay; deterioration; as, the failure of memory or of sight.

- Noun

A becoming insolvent; bankruptcy; suspension of payment; as, failure in business.

- Noun

Omission; nonperformance; as, the failure to keep a promise.

- Noun

A failing; a slight fault.

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