The definition of discrete is something that is separate or distinct.(adjective)
An example of discrete is three people standing in line to purchase tickets.
See discrete in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME discret: see discreet
See discrete in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin discrētus
Origin: , past participle of discernere, to separate; see discern.
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