From Latin defēctus, a default is a imperfection in someone or something . The dictionary of the Royal Spanish Academy (RAE) defines the term as the lack of some quality of something .
For example: “I would like to change these pants: it has a defect at knee height”, "Analysts said that the new car of the German firm is almost perfect because it is very difficult to find a defect", "The tendency to exaggerate is your worst flaw".
The concept is used as a synonym for error , failure or flaw . Defects can be perceptible by the senses (such as a shirt that lacks a button), be warned in the operation of something (a car with brake problems) or be linked to something more symbolic or subjective (moral defects of a person ).
The human being has to recognize two types of defects in his person or neighbor: physical defects and the internal defects . Physical defects are usually associated with an ideal of beauty and can be disguised with various techniques (certain clothing, makeup, etc.).
However, it should be stressed that at the physical level there are a number of defects of a certain severity that what they can do is that, in some cases, the person in question has to undergo a series of surgical interventions to get their organs and operation of the same are not harmed.
Thus, for example, there is what is known as neural tube defects that are those that are identified as being congenital and affecting both the spinal cord and the brain. Diverse are the classes that exist of those, nevertheless, between most frequent they are the anencefalia or the spina bifida, that causes incapacity of movement in the legs.
On the other hand, there is also what is called the ventricular septum defect, which, as its name implies, directly affects the heart. Specifically, what it means is that the person who has it has an abnormal opening in what is the wall that is responsible for separating the two ventricles that the organ has.
Congenital type is also this defect that can lead to the person in question having a series of physical problems of great importance that can lead to other defects of cardiological type. However, some of them most commonly are corrected in an operating room so that the patient can develop a life, as far as possible, as normal as possible.
Internal defects, on the other hand, are linked to an attitude or behavior that is harmful to the person himself or to the rest of the people.
Psychologists insist that people must recognize and accept defects, both their own and others. That is the only possible way to achieve well-being and develop a harmonious coexistence.
For him right finally a form defect it is a fault that derives from an infraction in the procedural norms. These defects may result in the nullity of legal proceedings.