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fragmentary

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adjective frag·men·tary \ˈfrag-mən-ˌter-ē\

Simple Definition of fragmentary

  • : made up of parts or pieces : made up of fragments

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of fragmentary

  1. :  consisting of fragments :  incomplete <fragmentary evidence> <a fragmentary account>

fragmentarily

play \ˌfrag-mən-ˈter-ə-lē\ adverb

fragmentariness

play \-ˌter-ē-nəs\ noun

Examples of fragmentary in a sentence

  1. discovering fragmentary remains of primitive animals

  2. <the historical record of this pharaoh's life and reign is fragmentary at best>



1611

First Known Use of fragmentary

1611



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