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fail in Education topic

failfail2 noun  1 without fail2 [countable]SE an unsuccessful result in a test or examination opp pass I got a fail in history.3 [countable] informal an occasion when someone is not successful or does something badly My parenting has included some spectacular fails.
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failCompany failures have led to massive job losses.Investigators traced the cause of the crash to engine failure.He believes that if a starter has major-league talent, nothing matters more than taking the ball every five days without fail.He writes every week without fail.