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Synonym of Fragmentation

WordNet 2.0
fragmentation

Noun
1. separating something into fine particles
(synonym) atomization, atomisation
(hypernym) division
(derivation) break up, fragment, fragmentize, fragmentise
2. the disintegration of social norms governing behavior and thought and social relationships
(hypernym) decomposition, disintegration
(derivation) break up, fragment, fragmentize, fragmentise
3. (computer science) the condition of a file that is broken up and stored in many different locations on a magnetic disk; "fragmentation slows system performance because it takes extra time to locate and assemble the parts of the fragmented file"
(hypernym) storage
(derivation) break up, fragment, fragmentize, fragmentise
(classification) computer science, computing
4. the scattering of bomb fragments after the bomb explodes
(hypernym) explosion, detonation, blowup
(derivation) break up, fragment, fragmentize, fragmentise

  
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