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"fragmented" in British English

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fragmentedadjective

uk   /fræɡˈmen.tɪd/ us   /fræɡˈmen.t̬ɪd/
fragmentation
noun [U] uk   /ˌfræɡ.menˈteɪ.ʃən/ us   /ˌfræɡ.menˈteɪ.ʃən/
the fragmentation of the country's banking system
(Definition of fragmented from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"fragmented" in American English

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fragmentedadjective

us   /ˈfræɡˌmen·tɪd/
separated into or consisting of several parts: a fragmented narrative a country fragmented by social strife
(Definition of fragmented from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"fragmented" in Business English

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fragmentedadjective

uk   /fræɡˈmentɪd/ us   /-ṱɪd/
used to describe an industry or business activity that has many companies with no one company being much more important than the others: a fragmented industry/market/sector Brown is currently buying smaller insurance agencies, helping to consolidate the highly fragmented industry.
(Definition of fragmented from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fragmented”
in Chinese (Simplified) 支离破碎的,分裂的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 支離破碎的,分裂的…
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