Definition of 'fragmented'
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The fragmented system means their stories are seldom told. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is hardly surprising if party allegiances have also become more fragmented. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The industry is highly fragmented and needs consolidation. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Continued from front page fragmented dockyard industry. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Bridge is planning to snap up more sites in what is a highly fragmented industry. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The collapse in government support benefited a number of opposition parties in what has become an increasingly fragmented landscape. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Global trade is a fragmented industry. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The highly fragmented nature of European distribution and retailing is changing. Basic Marketing. Principles and Practice (1986)The current system of fragmented, overlapping and costly outreach programmes has failed to address these issues. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The political landscape has become fragmented - ten parties will contest the election. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Instead, the piecemeal measures will add further complexity and uncertainty to an already fragmented system. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The great ideologies have failed, and values have become fragmented. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The industry is absurdly fragmented with 6,000 schemes. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The 12 billion industry is highly fragmented. Times, Sunday Times (2006)That's the problem with a fragmented industry. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Not only that but the public sector rarely takes advantage of its economies of scale; it is highly fragmented. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Firms that make too many acquisitions in too short a time become fragmented and at some point need to stop and build by organic growth. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The industry, moreover, is highly fragmented. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Its effectiveness is impaired, too, by its fragmented and divisive nature. The Government and Politics of France (1989)Simultaneously, GCSEs have become embedded in a fragmented system of modules and coursework. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Alone in the wilderness, he seems to have become fragmented, a collection of attitudes more than a person. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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