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interrupted

[in-tuh-ruhp-tid] /ˌɪn təˈrʌp tɪd/
adjective, Botany
1.
having an irregular or discontinuous arrangement, as of leaflets along a stem.
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noninterrupted, adjective
noninterruptedly, adverb
noninterruptedness, noun
uninterrupted, adjective
uninterruptedly, adverb
uninterruptedness, noun
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interrupted

/ˌɪntəˈrʌptɪd/
adjective
1.
broken, discontinued, or hindered
2.
(of plant organs, esp leaves) not evenly spaced along an axis
3.
(music) Also deceptive. (of a cadence) progressing from the dominant chord to any other, such as the subdominant or submediant
Derived Forms
interruptedly, adverb
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