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pimply

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lacking consistency or regularity in quality or performance

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having spots or patches (small areas of contrasting color or texture)

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lacking consistency

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But why is the dawn of Rosie's self-assertion so spottily prepared for?
Because of funding constraints that limit training, and because training that directly addresses the environmental health role is only spottily available, members of the profession may also feel inadequately prepared for the challenge.
Staffed spottily by volunteers and campus supervisors who say they have better things to do, the bag check is in a small room off the lounge.
I was blundering my way through my developing career by a spottily effective series of private guesses.
Although Chicago and Schapiro have received a degree of mainstream attention, until recently, other artists like Faith Wilding, Suzanne Lacy, Sandy Orgel, Sherry Brody and many others associated with the ground-breaking Womanhouse (CalArts, 1972) have been neglected or only spottily included in mainstream accounts.
A carefully instituted overdraft privilege service, never forced on account holders, avoids many of the ills of spottily applied NSF programs and policies.
First texts may also run the danger, as authors seek to carve out new academic territory, of becoming biased aggregations of spottily illustrated generalizations.
Collecting and studying the repertory of the baroque guitar led to consideration of the transitional period during which the five-course guitar was eclipsed by the six-string instrument--a gray area of simultaneous, confusing, and spottily documented events occupying the closing decades of the eighteenth century, and extending into at least the opening decade of the nineteenth.
The Beylean freshness has never been caught, except spottily, in translations of the novels.
John Updike is correct when he says that The Buccaneers as it was left is "a pretty mess-an ambitious canvas spottily covered with pastel sketches.
It serves as introduction to the field of biblical scholarship by women, or a review for the spottily informed.
494-95), or when spottily assembled ancient Near East textual illustrations are dumped without too much reflection (see, for example, pp.
For the rest, Gay's perspective is just spottily Freudian.
Single-payer advocates I know, myself included, pitched their appeals to the underinsured and the spottily insured as well as to those completely left out.
For people who water spottily, they can be a bonus.