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in·com·plete

 (ĭn′kəm-plēt′)
adj.
1. Not complete.
2. Football Not caught in bounds or intercepted: an incomplete forward pass.
n.
A grade indicating that the requirements for an academic course or assignment have not been met.

in′com·plete′ly adv.
in′com·plete′ness, in′com·ple′tion n.
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