noun see patchy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • patchiness — patchy ► ADJECTIVE (patchier, patchiest) 1) existing or happening in small, isolated areas: patchy fog. 2) uneven in quality; inconsistent. DERIVATIVES patchily adverb patchiness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • patchiness — unevenly distributed in a given area. Also called patchy distribution …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • patchiness — See patchily. * * * …   Universalium

  • patchiness — noun The condition of being patchy …   Wiktionary

  • patchiness — pætʃɪnɪs n. state of having many patches, being patched over and over …   English contemporary dictionary

  • patchiness — patch·i·ness …   English syllables

  • patchiness — See: patchy …   English dictionary

  • patchiness — noun unevenness in quality or performance • Derivationally related forms: ↑patchy • Hypernyms: ↑unevenness, ↑variability …   Useful english dictionary

  • climate — /kluy mit/, n. 1. the composite or generally prevailing weather conditions of a region, as temperature, air pressure, humidity, precipitation, sunshine, cloudiness, and winds, throughout the year, averaged over a series of years. 2. a region or… …   Universalium

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