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failure

(Bankruptcy), noun commercial failure, default, discontinuance of business, economic downfall, failure to maintain solvency, financial disaster, financial loss, financial ruin, inability to maintain solvency, inability to meet financial obligations, insolvency, insufficiency of funds, lack of funds, suspension of business
Associated concepts: failure to meet one's obligations, insolvency

failure

(Falling short), noun defectio, defectiveness, deficiency, delinquency, dereliction, inability, insufficiency, lack, loss of strength, noncompletion, nonfulfillment, nonperformance, omission, oversight, pretermission, shortcoming, slip, want
Associated concepts: failure of consideration, failure of eviience, failure of heirs, failure of issue, failure of proof, failure of purpose, failure of title, failure of trust, failure to act, faillre to bargain collectively, failure to comply, failure to file a return, failure to give notice, failure to make delivery, failure to perform, failure to prosecute, law office failures, partial failure

failure

(Lack of success), noun aborted attempt, beating, botch, breakdown, collapse, debacle, defeat, disappointment, downfall, drubbing, error, fall, fiasco, fruitless effort, frustration, ineffectualness, labor in vain, loss, miscarriage, misfortune, mistake, ruin, unsuccessful attempt, vain attempt
See also: abortion, bankruptcy, breach, debacle, defeat, delinquency, disaster, dishonor, disqualification, expiration, flaw, foible, frailty, frustration, impossibility, impotence, impuissance, inability, incapacity, inefficacy, infraction, lapse, loss, miscarriage, misconduct, mistrial, neglect, negligence, nonfeasance, nonpayment, offense, omission, oversight, vice
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He said the treatment for acute kidney failure is intravenous fluids and monitoring kidney function.
Acute kidney failure currently requires a lengthy hospital stay, often involving daily kidney dialysis in the Intensive Care Unit.
Patients with conditions that put them at risk for acute kidney failure should check with their doctors before taking any medicine.
The beef hadn't been "precooked" enough to kill the bacteria, which is thought to be the leading cause of acute kidney failure in children.
The charity will open a clinic for those with acute kidney failure in the National Hospital, Pedro de Bethancourt.
NxStage Medical develops, manufactures and markets products for the treatment of ESRD and acute kidney failure.
deterioration in kidney function and acute kidney failure in three studies).
The 90-year-old D-Day veteran has recently returned home from hospital after suffering heart failure and acute kidney failure.
These dogs initially develop ulcers on their lower legs and muzzle, followed by acute Kidney failure two to seven days later.
According to the European Commission, the buyout could proceed on the condition that Baxter divest its renal replacement therapy, serving patients suffering from acute kidney failure.
It was later discovered he had pneumonia and acute kidney failure.
LITTLE Harry Connolly died of acute kidney failure and dehydration after being sent home THREE times by a hospital, an inquest heard.

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