# indeterminate

## adjective

in·de·ter·mi·nate
ˌin-di-ˈtər-mə-nət

-ˈtərm-nət

1

a

**:**not definitely or precisely determined or fixed

**:**vague

b

**:**not known in advance

c

**:**not leading to a definite end or result

2

**:**having an infinite number of solutions

a system of indeterminate equations

3

**:**being one of the seven undefined mathematical expressions {latex}\frac{0}{0}, \frac{\infty}{\infty}, \infty \cdot 0, 1^{\infty}, 0^{0}, \infty^{0}, \infty - \infty{/latex}

4

**:**characterized by sequential flowering from the lateral or basal buds to the central or uppermost buds

also

**:**characterized by growth in which the main stem continues to elongate indefinitely without being limited by a terminal inflorescence compare determinate sense 4Love words? Need even more definitions?

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