Nonperformance of what is requested or expected; omission:
An error or fault resulting from defective judgment, deficient knowledge, or carelessness.
The difference between a computed or estimated result and the actual value, as in mathematics
The act of leaving something out or not done. An omission may be deliberate or unintentional.
Organization that checks that certain laws or rules are obeyed.
The definition of a blunder is a foolish mistake.
A cause of such a mental state
A device used to adjust or control
Lack of thoughtful attention or due regard.
(Weather) A marked decrease in air temperature with increasing altitude because the ground is warmer than the surrounding air. This condition usually occurs when skies are clear and between 1100 and 1600 hours, local time. Strong convection currents exist during lapse conditions. For chemical operations, the state is defined as unstable. This condition is normally considered the most unfavorable for the release of chemical agents. See lapse rate.
The act or an instance of neglecting something:
A control mechanism on an audio or video player that interrupts the playing of a recording and advances or reverses to the beginning of the nearest chapter, track, or other division.
The act, process, or function of supervising.
Supervision or inspection
The condition or quality of being ignorant; lack of knowledge, education, etc.
Something serving to celebrate or honor the memory of a person or event; a memorial.
The act or power of recollecting:
The act of keeping one's mind closely on something or the ability to do this; mental concentration
One that is successful:
A slighting or being slighted by pointedly indifferent, disrespectful, or supercilious treatment
An act or instance of neglecting
A matter that relates to or affects one:
management by overseeing the performance or operation of a person or group
Default is defined as the action of failing to fulfill an obligation.
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