- having an irregular or discontinuous arrangement, as of leaflets along a stem.
- not broken, discontinued, or hinderedan uninterrupted view
- broken, discontinued, or hindered
- (of plant organs, esp leaves) not evenly spaced along an axis
- Also: deceptive music (of a cadence) progressing from the dominant chord to any other, such as the subdominant or submediant
adj.c.1600, from un- (1) “not” + past participle of interrupt. Related: Uninterruptedly.