Examples of usage:

  1. The field is vast; the vegetation in it is infinite; we must content ourselves with incompleteness. "Outlines of a Philosophy of Religion based on Psychology and History" by Auguste Sabatier
  2. Since only a proportionately small number of known forms can appear as types of the supposed stages of evolution, only a few phylogenetic lines, and these only in a general way, may be established, on account of the great incompleteness of the present plant world. "A Mechanico-Physiological Theory of Organic Evolution" by Carl Von Nägeli
  3. Whether by intention, as some critics have supposed, or for want of time to finish, as I am inclined to believe, these two reliefs are left in a state of incompleteness which is highly suggestive. "The Life of Michelangelo Buonarroti" by John Addington Symonds
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