Dispersed Dis*persed", a. Scattered. -- {Dis*pers"ed*ly}, adv. -- {Dis*pers"ed*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

{Dispersed harmony} (Mus.), harmony in which the tones composing the chord are widely separated, as by an octave or more. [1913 Webster]

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  • dispersedness — noun The state or quality of being dispersed. Such is the dispersedness of these rules and directions, that it seems a compilation of the kind could not be made with a reasonable degree of completeness …   Wiktionary

  • dispersedness — dis·persed·ness …   English syllables

  • dispersedness — ]sə̇dnə̇s, ]s(t)n noun ( es) : the state of being dispersed …   Useful english dictionary

  • Disperseness — Dis*perse ness, n. Dispersedness. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dispersion — noun a) The state of being dispersed; dispersedness. b) A process of dispersing …   Wiktionary

  • dis|pers|ed|ness — «dihs PUR sihd nihs», noun. the quality or condition of being dispersed: »the dispersedness of our pioneer population …   Useful english dictionary

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