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Kink

In auto sales, a problem with a sales contract that prevents a deal from closing. A kink results from misrepresentation by one side or the other, or simply from a mistake in drawing up the contract.
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Different system level models were discussed with emphasis on the hydraulics system for the insulin delivery, considering the possible kinking of the catheter.
Kinking of a hose in use is very harmful and may cause the tube to rupture, resulting in premature failure.
Kinking is likely to result in inadequate or incomplete hemodialysis treatment which may result in the need for medical intervention, lengthening of the dialysis treatment and/or additional dialysis.