segmented
adjective Date: 1854 divided into or composed of segments or sections <
segmented worms
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  • segmented — seg‧ment‧ed [segˈmentd] adjective COMMERCE a segmented area of business activity has many companies involved in it; = FRAGMENTED: • Far Eastern markets are more highly segmented. * * * Ⅰ. segment UK US /ˈsegmənt/ noun [C] ► …   Financial and business terms

  • Segmented — Seg ment*ed, a. Divided into segments or joints; articulated. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • segmented — pseu·do·segmented; segmented; un·segmented; …   English syllables

  • segmented — [[t]segme̱ntɪd[/t]] ADJ: ADJ n Segmented means divided into parts that are loosely connected to each other. ...segmented oranges …   English dictionary

  • segmented — seg·ment·ed seg .ment əd, seg adj 1) having or made up of segments 2) being a cell in which the nucleus is divided into lobes connected by a fine filament <segmented neutrophils> …   Medical dictionary

  • segmented — seg|ment|ed [segˈmentıd] adj consisting of separate parts that are connected to each other ▪ segmented worms …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • segmented — divided, particulate; used to describe egg yolk in larval fishes as opposed to homogenous …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • segmented — seg·ment·ed (sĕgʹmĕn tĭd, sĕg mĕnʹ ) adj. Divided into or made up of distinct segments. * * * …   Universalium

  • segmented — adjective Having or made of segments …   Wiktionary

  • segmented — seg|ment|ed [ segməntəd ] adjective made up of separate but connected parts …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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