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discrete
     1. adj. Separate, distinct, individual, Non-continuous.
     2. adj. That can be perceived individually and not as connected to, or part of something else.
     3. adj. (electrical engineering) Having separate electronic components, such as individual resistors and inductors — the opposite of integrated circuitry.
     4. adj. (audio engineering) Having separate and independent channels of audio, as opposed to multiplexed stereo or quadraphonic, or other multi-channel sound.
     5. adj. (topology) Having each singleton subset open: said of a topological space or a topology.

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