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'partition'

Overview of noun partition
1. partition, divider -- (a vertical structure that divides or separates (as a wall divides one room from another))

2. partition -- ((computer science) the part of a hard disk that is dedicated to a particular operating system or application and accessed as a single unit)

3. partition -- ((anatomy) a structure that separates areas in an organism)

4. division, partition, partitioning, segmentation, sectionalization, sectionalisation -- (the act of dividing or partitioning; separation by the creation of a boundary that divides or keeps apart)


Overview of verb partition

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1. partition, partition off -- (divide into parts, pieces, or sections; "The Arab peninsula was partitioned by the British")

2. partition, zone -- (separate or apportion into sections; "partition a room off")



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