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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The state of being crude, unfinished or imperfect.

Usage examples (38)
  • The study was criticized for incompleteness of data but it stimulated further research
  • For them a theory's uncertainty or incompleteness is not a failing but a positive and creative condition in its own right.
  • Videogames in general, and - by extension - serious, humane, or socially conscious games in particular, are complete in and by their "incompleteness".
  • Here, for the first time, at any rate, I am impressed by that sense of rawness and incompleteness which is said to be characteristic of America. for more
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