weak part

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Noun1.weak part - a place of especial vulnerability
weakness - the property of lacking physical or mental strength; liability to failure under pressure or stress or strain; "his weakness increased as he became older"; "the weakness of the span was overlooked until it collapsed"
Achilles' heel - a seemingly small but actual mortal weakness
jugular - a vital part that is vulnerable to attack; "he always goes for the jugular"
underbelly - the quality of being weak or unprotected; "the soft underbelly of the Axis"- Winston Churchill
good part - a place of especial strength
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Mingling in the crowd of carriages, horses, servants, chairmen, link-boys, porters, and idlers of all kinds, they lounged about; while Hugh's new friend pointed out to him significantly the weak parts of the building, how easy it was to get into the lobby, and so to the very door of the House of Commons; and how plainly, when they marched down there in grand array, their roars and shouts would be heard by the members inside; with a great deal more to the same purpose, all of which Hugh received with manifest delight.
I can very much see that if Scotland goes its own way, that the English will tell Wales - you either accept the fact that you're part of a union and a very weak part of the union, and basically you're not going to get any more than any other part of the union that is left.
It can always help to support the weak part of the body.
That's why I raced in Manchester because that's the weak part in my event but a crucial part too.
According to the authors, business education is traditionally a weak part of pharmacy studies, yet it is increasing necessary for one's pharmacy to survive.
Transmitters of the weak part of the electroweak force, two W particles (one positively charged, one negative) and the neutral Z particle, felt the Higgs force dramatically.
He added: "I felt very privileged to be part of the team and it also made me concern myself that I wasn't a weak part of the team, that I did my homework as best I could.
Wadsworth said: "It's been a weak part of our game (up front), we can't run away from that.
It's been a weak part of our game, we can't run away from that.
Moreover, pentito (Mafioso who collaborates with the judicial authorities) is explained as a concept of the weak part of these networks.
But that's about the only weak part of the 22-year-old's formidable anatomy.