Definition of incomplete noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌɪnkəmˈpliːt//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪnkəmˈpliːt//
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(North American English) the grade that a student gets for a course of education when they have not completed all the work for that course Word Originlate Middle English: from late Latin incompletus, from Latin in- ‘not’ + completus ‘filled, finished’, past participle of complere ‘fill up, finish, fulfil’, from com- (expressing intensive force) + plere ‘fill’.
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