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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR INCOMPLETE

In proportion as the union is incomplete, the derived life is imperfect.

“than to bide safely here,” -- a common figure of incomplete comparison.

Sometimes an incomplete erection is produced, which is insufficient.

An incomplete invert declared to me that his ideal would be a man.

It may be incomplete, it may be undeveloped, but so far as it goes it contains the truth.

But deep and rich as was Rotha's simple nature, it was yet incomplete.

Besides, this alliance with Urbino is all incomplete as yet.

With this brief and incomplete account we must take leave of the Negro farmer.

No matter that these evidences of unity are as yet incomplete.

Her life was incomplete,—she felt that it was running to waste.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., from Latin incompletus "incomplete," from in- "not" (see in- (1)) + completus (see complete).

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