Scattered Scat"tered, a. 1. Dispersed; dissipated; sprinkled, or loosely spread. [1913 Webster]

2. (Bot.) Irregular in position; having no regular order; as, scattered leaves. [1913 Webster] -- {Scat"tered*ly}, adv. -- {Scat"tered*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • scatteredly — scat·tered·ly …   English syllables

  • scatteredly — adverb : in a scattered manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • scattered — scatteredly, adv. scatteredness, n. /skat euhrd/, adj. 1. distributed or occurring at widely spaced and usually irregular intervals: scattered villages; scattered showers. 2. dispersed; disorganized: scattered forces. 3. distracted or… …   Universalium

  • Sparsim — Spar sim, adv. [L., fr. spargere to scatter.] Sparsely; scatteredly; here and there. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • passim — 1803, occurring in various places, Latin, lit. scatteredly, adverb from passus, pp. of pandere to stretch (see PACE (Cf. pace) (n.)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • σποράδην — scatteredly indeclform (adverb) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

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