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.
Usually, the museum has approached them and said, 'This is a weak part of our collection.
Ergon will use it as an opportunity to better understand how renewables can enhance a weak part of the network and how different renewable energy technologies can work together to serve the dynamic power requirements at a grid connection point.
Mergea's serve is the weak part in his game and he stays at the back of the court.
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.