Definition of disjunct


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • disjunct is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 18 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • disjunct is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 23 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of disjunct

  • marked by separation of or from usually contiguous elements (adjective)

    Examples

    1. little isolated worlds, as abruptly disjunct and unexpected as a palm-shaded well in the Sahara

    Synonyms

    1. isolated

  • having deep constrictions separating head, thorax, and abdomen, as in insects (adjective)

  • progressing melodically by intervals larger than a major second (adjective)

  • used of distributions, as of statistical or natural populations (adjective)

    Examples

    1. disjunct distribution of king crabs