Definition of disjuncts


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • disjuncts is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 19 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • disjuncts is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 24 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of disjuncts

  • 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

See definition of disjuncts in Merriam Webster