Definition of Piecemeal in English :

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Piecemeal meaning in English

Meaning of Piecemeal in English

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Piecemeal pronunciation in English

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Piecemeal

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Adjective

Adverb

2. bit by bit, in stages, little by little, piecemeal

a little bit at a time

Example Sentences:
'the research structure has developed piecemeal'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Piecemeal

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adverb
1. 
by degrees; bit by bit; gradually
2. 
in or into pieces or piece from piece
to tear something piecemeal
adjective
3. 
fragmentary or unsystematic
a piecemeal approach

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Piecemeal

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adverb
1. 
piece by piece; in small amounts or degrees
2. 
into pieces or parts
adjective
3. 
made or done in pieces or one piece at a time

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Piecemeal

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adv.
1. By a small amount at a time; in stages: articles acquired piecemeal.
2. In pieces; apart.
adj.
Accomplished or made in stages.

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