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fragmentaryadjective

 us   /ˈfræɡ·mənˌter·i/
existing only in ​smallparts and not ​complete: Tomtalks in ​images that are ​fast and fragmentary. The ​survivingevidence is fragmentary.
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fragmentaryadjective

uk   /fræɡˈmen.tər.i/  us   /ˈfræɡ.mən.ter-/ formal
existing only in ​smallparts and not ​complete: Reports are still fragmentary but it is already ​clear that the ​explosion has ​left many ​dead and ​injured.
(Definition of fragmentary from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fragmentary”
in Arabic مُتَشَظٍ…
in Korean 부분적인…
in Portuguese fragmentário…
in Catalan fragmentari…
in Japanese 断片の, 未完成の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 片断的, 零星的, 不完整的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 片斷的, 零星的, 不完整的…
in Italian frammentario…
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