Fragment

What is Fragment?

Fragment definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun
a part broken off or detached: scattered fragments of the broken vase.
an isolated, unfinished, or incomplete part: She played a fragment of her latest composition.
an odd piece, bit, or scrap.

verb (used without object)
to collapse or break into fragments; disintegrate: The chair fragmented under his weight.

verb (used with object)
to break (something) into pieces or fragments; cause to disintegrate: Outside influences soon fragmented the Mayan culture.
to divide into fragments; disunify.

Computers. to split a file into smaller parts and store in non-contiguous sectors on a disk, resulting in fragmentation of both the file and available free space on the disk.Compare fragmentation(def 4).

 

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