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incompletion

[ in-kuhm-plee-shuhn ]
/ ˌɪn kəmˈpli ʃən /
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noun

the state of being incomplete; incompleteness.
Football. an incomplete forward pass.

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Origin of incompletion

First recorded in 1795–1805; in-3 + completion
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