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fault

In legal medicine, failing to meet an obligation; a legal responsibility for a failed outcome.
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For asymmetric filter faults, the sensor response is slower in the faulted direction.
When the SLG fault takes place, the faulted phase discharges current to the ground during fault, which returns through the 2 unfaulted phases [13].
The Jurassic rocks are in faulted contact with the Eocene rocks along this fault.
If the fault type is transient, because of capacitive coupling between faulted and unfaulted phases, a lower amplitude in contrast to primary fault current is created (secondary arc) (Figure 1.c)).
The faulted phase voltage is modeled as a serial connection of fault resistance and arc voltage.
Regarding the youngest extra event (faulting of a colluvial wedge), they indicate the following considerations: (1) The deposits attributed to a faulted colluvial wedge correspond to two different units.
After the relaying time and the breaking time of CB, the fault is isolated and the faulted current at phase 'a' drops to zero as stated by Z.Q.Bo, R.
Efforts to locate fault exposures proved frustrating until the LiDAR survey data were processed and faulted outcrops were discriminated on the imagery near Kapa (Fig.