scatteration

[ skat-uh-rey-shuh n ]
/ ˌskæt əˈreɪ ʃən /

noun

the act of scattering.
the state of being scattered.
something scattered.

Nearby words

  1. scatter diagram,
  2. scatter pin,
  3. scatter rug,
  4. scatter shot,
  5. scatter-gun,
  6. scatterbrain,
  7. scatterbrained,
  8. scattered,
  9. scatteredly,
  10. scattergood

Origin of scatteration

First recorded in 1770–80; scatter + -ation

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