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(Geol.) Designating a boulder or rock formation transported some distance from its original source, as by a glacier
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  1. (Geol.) Designating a boulder or rock formation transported some distance from its original source, as by a glacier
  2. Lacking consistency, regularity, or uniformity:
  3. Having no fixed or regular course; wandering:
Relating to an event in which all outcomes are equally likely, as in the testing of a blood sample for the presence of a substance.
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  1. Relating to an event in which all outcomes are equally likely, as in the testing of a blood sample for the presence of a substance.
  2. Relating to a type of circumstance or event that is described by a probability distribution.
  3. Having no specific pattern, purpose, or objective:
Having a variety of characteristics or aspects:
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  1. Having a variety of characteristics or aspects:
  2. Having various qualities, abilities, etc.; many-sided
  3. Consisting of various kinds; varied:
Separated, detached, unplugged, etc.
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  1. Separated, detached, unplugged, etc.
  2. Not connected; separate or detached.
  3. Feeling a lack of empathy or association with something.
Having no aim or purpose
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  1. Having no aim or purpose
  2. Lacking direction or purpose:
  3. Without aim, purpose, or direction.
Ineffectual; useless:
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  1. Ineffectual; useless:
  2. Without meaning, relevance, or force; senseless; inane
  3. Lacking meaning; senseless:
Lacking a purpose; meaningless or aimless.
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  1. Lacking a purpose; meaningless or aimless.
  2. Without purpose.
  3. Not purposeful; aimless
Happening by chance; accidental
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  1. Happening by chance; accidental
Not planned; random
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  1. Not planned; random
  2. Dependent upon or characterized by mere chance.
  3. Random; chaotic; incomplete; not thorough, constant, or consistent
  1. Inconsistent; unpredictable; erratic.
  2. Haphazard; random
  3. Marked by a lack of care, accuracy, or organization; random.
Not based on careful selection or a discerning taste; confused, random, or promiscuous
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  1. Not based on careful selection or a discerning taste; confused, random, or promiscuous
  2. Not discriminating; not making careful choices or distinctions
  3. Not making or based on careful distinctions; unselective:
Relating to an event in which all outcomes are equally likely, as in the testing of a blood sample for the presence of a substance.
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  1. Relating to an event in which all outcomes are equally likely, as in the testing of a blood sample for the presence of a substance.
  2. Relating to a type of circumstance or event that is described by a probability distribution.
  3. (Statistics) Of statistical sample selection in which all possible samples have equal probability of selection
Presented between major radio or television programs:
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  1. Presented between major radio or television programs:
  2. Made, paid, or delivered immediately:
  3. Involving random or selective instances or actions:
Not intended; unintentional.
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  1. Not intended; unintentional.
  2. Having no particular purpose, organization, or structure; random.
  3. Not thought out or prepared in advance; spontaneous:
Find another word for desultory. In this page you can discover 19 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for desultory, like: erratic, random, miscellaneous, disconnected, aimless, irregular, random, aimless, pointless, purposeless and chance.