Definition of coherence
- The essay as a whole lacks coherence.
- "The various parts of this house—discrete in color, in shape, in placement—join together with remarkable coherence."
- —Paul Goldberger
- a plan that lacks coherence
the house has been expanded and remodeled so many times that now it's a jumbled mess that lacks coherence
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