(third-person singular simple present defails, present participle defailing, simple past and past participle defailed)
French défaillir to fail; prefix dé- (Latin de) + faillir. See fail, and compare default.
"defail." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 14 January 2019. <https://www.yourdictionary.com/defail>.
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