Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
References in periodicals archive ?
One of the key questions that researchers at CEBAF will address lies at the ill-defined interface between particle and nuclear physics - how protons and neutrons, which are made up of quarks, combine to form a nucleus.
What the MTA is offering are ill-defined rights to air space instead of the condominiums they are obligated to provide.
While experiencing meteoric growth, subacute care remains today's most ill-defined level of care.
The narrative effectively conveys an understanding of how the staff tested the ill-defined limits established to govern the content of programs.
Thernstrom reveals, with devastating effect, what happened when vast regulatory power was placed at the service of a great but ill-defined ideal.
Until recently, it was characterized by a regulatory regime that had developed over the years as a hotchpotch of complex and ill-defined agreements.
Eastwood's character is ill-defined, lurching from sentimentality to outright cruelty, Adams lacks the steel needed to bring her character to life and the finale is horribly contrived.
Contributors analyze the study of public management in France, which has its own specific model, German, which is described as poorly institutionalized and fragmented, Great Britain, which concentrates on public service delivery and management, Norway, which combines organization theory and political science, the Netherlands, which seeks to manage complex networks and public governance, Switzerland, which seeks to reconcile the past with the present, Italy, which studies management and the dominance of public law, Spain, which is interdisciplinary and ill-defined, Hungary, which is concentrates on the transition to the democratic state, and the US, a reflection of Europe.
A The most likely culprit of any ill-defined and recurring illness this soon after starting school is starting school itself.
To be precise, I never did reach modernism per se--already outmoded and still ill-defined, it no longer seemed to figure in my course catalogs and I was launched, unprepared and wistful, into postmodemism.
The space program is a political animal, marked by shifting, inconsistent and ill-defined goals.
Fine-needle aspiration cytology revealed that the mass contained hypocellular material that featured a few clusters of bland-appearing cells with vesicular and round-to-elongated nuclei, ill-defined cell borders, and moderate-to-abundant cytoplasm on a background of blood.