Shatter-brained
Shatter-brained Shat"ter-brained`, Shatter-pated Shat"ter-pat`ed, a. Disordered or wandering in intellect; hence, heedless; wild; similar to {scatter-brained}. --J. Goodman. [1913 Webster +PJC]

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