noun see fragmentary

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  • fragmentariness — rēnə̇s, rin noun ( es) : the quality or state of being fragmentary the fragmentariness of our approach and the unsystematic nature of our categories Anna G. Hatcher exasperated by the fragmentariness of the facts at my disposal W.S.Maugham * * *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • fragmentariness — See fragmentarily. * * * …   Universalium

  • fragmentariness — n. incompleteness, quality of being broken or separated into pieces …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fragmentariness — frag·men·tar·i·ness …   English syllables

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  • fragmentary — adjective Date: 1611 consisting of fragments ; incomplete < fragmentary evidence > < a fragmentary account > • fragmentarily adverb • fragmentariness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • fragmentary — fragmentarily, adv. fragmentariness, n. /frag meuhn ter ee/, adj. consisting of or reduced to fragments; broken; disconnected; incomplete: fragmentary evidence; fragmentary remains. [1605 15; FRAGMENT + ARY] * * * …   Universalium

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