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Failing to take proper care over something
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“Contrary to popular belief, only a tiny proportion of medically negligent acts have resulted in litigation.”
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Characterized by poor judgment and lack of wisdom
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Not resulting from or achieved through deliberate planning
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Wanting to avoid activity or exertion
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Of very poor quality
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Not paying attention to what is being said or done
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Having or showing a lack of intellect, logic or reason
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Below or contrary to the standards expected in a particular profession
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Tending to not remember
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Done or occurring spontaneously, without conscious thought or attention
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Not observant, aware or heedless of
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Slow to act
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