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Definition of fragmentary adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

fragmentary

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˈfræɡməntri//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfræɡmənteri//
 
 
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(formal) made of small parts that are not connected or complete There is only fragmentary evidence to support this theory. The historical records of the period are, at best, fragmentary. The film comments on the fragmentary nature of postmodern culture.
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