spottiness
noun see spotty

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • spottiness — spot ti*ness (sp[o^]t t[i^]*n[e^]s), n. The state or quality of being spotty. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • spottiness — äd.]ēnə̇s, ät], ]in noun ( es) : the quality or state of being spotty economical, clean heat without spottiness or drafts Better Homes & Gardens the spottiness of American labor history is due largely to … the business cycles Roger Burlingame …   Useful english dictionary

  • spottiness — See spottily. * * * …   Universalium

  • spottiness — noun a) The state or quality of being spotty. b) The result or product of being spotty …   Wiktionary

  • spottiness — n. condition of being covered with spots; irregularity, inconsistency …   English contemporary dictionary

  • spottiness — spot·ti·ness …   English syllables

  • spotty — adjective (spottier; est) Date: 14th century 1. marked with spots ; spotted 2. lacking uniformity especially in quality < the performance was spotty >; also irregularly or sparsely distributed < spotty attendance > < spotty data > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • spotty — spottily, adv. spottiness, n. /spot ee/, adj. spottier, spottiest. 1. full of, having, or occurring in spots: spotty coloring. 2. irregular or uneven in quality or character: a spotty performance. [1300 50; ME; see SPOT, Y1] Syn. 2. erratic,… …   Universalium

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