DEFECT By N., Sam M.S. - 5 A error, fault, missing element. See congenital defect- genetic defect. DEFECT: "Joe found a defect in his car as the radio wouldn't work." Related Psychology Terms Developing a Case Study NURSERY SCHOOL EXPERIENCE FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) Hitler and Conformity ANTISOCIAL REACTION READING DISABILITY (Paralexia, Dyslexia) OBSESSRVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION SCHIZOID PERSONALITY (Schizo- thymic Personality) COLOR BLINDNESS ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "DEFECT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/defect/ (accessed July 5, 2022).