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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • adj. Occurring at irregular intervals; having no pattern or order in time. See Synonyms at periodic.
  • adj. Appearing singly or at widely scattered localities, as a plant or disease.
  • adj. Isolated; unique: a sporadic example.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • adj. Rare and scattered in occurrence.
  • adj. Exhibiting random behavior; patternless.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • adj. Occurring singly, or apart from other things of the same kind, or in scattered instances; separate; single
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Separate; single; scattered; occurring singly, or apart from other things of the same kind; widely or irregularly scattered; of exceptional occurrence (in a given locality); straggling.
  • In phytogeography, distributed in several regions: so used specifically by A. P. de Candolle (French sporadique), in contrast with endemic, of plant genera whose species are thus distributed. Compare polydemic.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • adj. recurring in scattered and irregular or unpredictable instances
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