defect to (something)

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defect to (something)

To leave some place, often under repressive conditions and when it is prohibited, and go to another place. I defected to this country after witnessing the atrocities being carried out in my homeland.
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defect to something

to forsake one group and take up with another. Will he defect to the other side? David defected to a small East European country.
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At this point in SMT history, one would expect statistically valid data exist that clearly define the relationship between printing process defects to defects that occur at the end-of-line, post reflow.
Contribution of birth defects to infant mortality in the United States.
If not dissolved in the metal or oxidized, solidification can proceed against the accumulation of carbon films, giving rise to the characteristic surface wrinkling associated with lustrous carbon defects, Examination of these casting surfaces indicates a strong tendency for defects to form along the edges of the first stream of molten metal that enters the mold cavity.
Online web inspection systems reduce the risk of sending defects to customers and can serve the needs of both process and product quality analysis.
The lack of chromosomal defects also led Ritz to attribute the heart defects to air pollution.
Although the costs, procedures and types of eligible defects vary under each program, the overall goals include preserving an impaired plan's qualified status, correcting the defects to make affected participants "whole" and reasonably ensuring that the same or similar defects no longer occur in a plan's operation.
Recent studies have also linked neural tube defects to mothers deficient in another vitamin, [B.
Since several gloves leaked from more than one area, there were a total of 14 defects to examine photographically.
Klocwork has provided detailed information on these critical defects to the maintainers of Amanda, Samba and XMMS in a community-based effort to help improve the quality of the software while eliminating security vulnerabilities that hackers and criminals can exploit.
YieldAssist allows semiconductor manufacturers to harvest this information and identify both systematic and random defects to drive failure analysis and yield improvement.
There is a tendency for the defects to form along the edges of the first metal streams in the ingates.
In addition to Sleepycat Software, Klocwork submitted a prioritized set of critical security vulnerabilities and software defects to other open source projects that are in various stages of analyzing, fixing or verifying their product releases.
Customers that use InstantQA benefit from fewer defects to locate during testing cycles, fewer defects that slip into production, and software that is more reliable.
Sample Planner can then answer questions such as type of inspection to use, which process steps and tools to use, inspection frequency, inspection sensitivity settings, statistical process control schemes to use, the fraction of defects to be reviewed and fab inspection capacity.