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What is the opposite of defect?

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Noun
Opposite of a shortcoming or weakness
Noun
Opposite of a physical deformity that spoils the appearance or completeness of something
“Please adhere to the following rules in order to safeguard the wholeness of your limbs.”
Noun
Opposite of an error or glitch in a system or program
“After the error messages stopped appearing, I was mollified for the time being, and things resumed their tentative state of normality.”
Noun
(advantage) Opposite of a negative consequence or downside of a given course of action
Noun
(positive) Opposite of a negative consequence or downside of a given course of action
“They have expressed that they want a positive to come out of this situation, and they are going to start a fellowship.”
Noun
Opposite of the state of being ill or unhealthy
Noun
Opposite of an illness that disrupts normal physical or mental functions
Noun
Opposite of a physical deformity that spoils the appearance or completeness of something
“Your dimples are simply a genetic facial enhancement.”
Noun
Opposite of an ugly or misshapen feature or characteristic
Noun
Opposite of sightlessness
Noun
Opposite of a disadvantage of something, especially when contrasted with its advantages (pros)
Noun
Opposite of an unfavorable circumstance or condition that reduces the chances of success or effectiveness
“Banknotes have a natural advantage over coins in that they are lighter to carry but are also less durable.”
Noun
Opposite of a mistake or error
“I was not in a position to mark it up or to start working on it because I had to check it for correctness.”
Noun
Opposite of the state of being devoid of something
“Katie said that she had recently come into possession of a letter written by her great grandmother.”
Noun
Opposite of a flaw or obstacle in a plan, operation, etc.
Noun
Opposite of a shortcoming, weakness, or flaw in a plan, argument, etc.
“The strength of his argument lies in his relentless application of the law of Causation, that every effect must have an adequate cause.”
Noun
Opposite of a displeasing and prominently ugly sight
Noun
Opposite of a failure or breakdown in operation or function
“Regular maintenance would ensure that continuous engine operation was not disrupted.”
Noun
Opposite of a scarcity or lack of something
“This huge area supports an abundance of wildlife and a multitude of bird species.”
Noun
Opposite of a small cut or notch
Verb
Opposite of to abandon one's country or cause, typically in favor of an opposing one
“He decided to stay and support his country in the fight for independence.”
Verb
Opposite of to abandon or leave something or someone
Verb
(of a place or location) Opposite of to go or get away from
“When I arrive, I will take you away from your suffering.”
Verb
Opposite of to abandon one's beliefs, or to change one's affiliation
Verb
Opposite of take violent action against an established government or ruler
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