un·de·fined | \ ˌən-di-ˈfīnd \

Definition of undefined 

: not defined: such as

a : not clearly or precisely shown, described, or limited undefined rules undefined powers a vague, undefined feeling of dread … the true outlines of Clinton's foreign policy remain undefined. —William Greider

b : not provided with a definition an undefined dictionary entry

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First Known Use of undefined

1611, in the meaning defined above

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