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Definition of "imperfections" []

  • Plural form of imperfection. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

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  • "We must again repeat that these are human qualities drawn from the model of man himself; they only suppose a being of the human species, who should be divested of what we call imperfections: this is certainly the highest point of view in which our finite minds are capable of contemplating the Divinity: but as this being has neither species nor cause, consequently no fellow creatures, he must necessarily be of an order so different to man, that human faculties can in no wise be appropriately assigned to him."
  • "The George Mason school of thought on market imperfections is that the best solutions to market imperfections are likely to emerge from the market, not from government."
  • "Beginning in the 1920s, German scientists led the way in Europe with the establishment of numerous academic centers devoted to eugenics, a burgeoning field of study that, among other things, promoted euthanasia as a means of eliminating physical and mental imperfections from the gene pool."