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Synonyms for partition
pɑrˈtɪʃ ən, pər-par·ti·tion

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Wiktionary

  1. partitionnoun

    Synonyms:
    dismemberment, dismember

  2. partitionnoun

    To divide something into parts, sections or shares

    Synonyms:
    dismemberment, dismember

  3. partitionnoun

    To divide a region or country into two or more territories with separate political status

    Synonyms:
    dismemberment, dismember

  4. partitionnoun

    To separate or divide a room by a partition (ex. a wall), often use with off

    Monarchies where partition isn't prohibited risk weakening trough parcellation and civil wars between the heirs

    Synonyms:
    dismemberment, dismember

  5. partitionnoun

    A vertical structure that divides a room.

    Synonyms:
    dismemberment

  6. partitionnoun

    A section of a hard disk separately formatted.

    Synonyms:
    dismemberment

  7. partitionnoun

    A collection of non-empty, disjoint subsets of a set whose union is the set itself (i.e. all elements of the set are contained in exactly one of the subsets).

    Synonyms:
    dismemberment

Princeton's WordNet

  1. partition, dividernoun

    a vertical structure that divides or separates (as a wall divides one room from another)

    Synonyms:
    division, sectionalization, partitioning, splitter, divider, sectionalisation, segmentation

  2. partitionnoun

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

    Synonyms:
    divider, sectionalization, division, segmentation, sectionalisation, partitioning

  3. partitionnoun

    (anatomy) a structure that separates areas in an organism

    Synonyms:
    divider, sectionalization, division, segmentation, sectionalisation, partitioning

  4. division, partition, partitioning, segmentation, sectionalization, sectionalisationverb

    the act of dividing or partitioning; separation by the creation of a boundary that divides or keeps apart

    Synonyms:
    sectionalisation, cleavage, division, section, class, naval division, part, divider, breakdown, partitioning, air division, variance, sectionalization, segmentation

  5. partition, partition offverb

    divide into parts, pieces, or sections

    "The Arab peninsula was partitioned by the British"

    Synonyms:
    partition off, zone

  6. partition, zoneverb

    separate or apportion into sections

    "partition a room off"

    Synonyms:
    partition off, district, zone

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. partitionnoun

    Synonyms:
    division, separation, distinction

  2. partitionnoun

    Synonyms:
    dividing wall, BULKHEAD

  3. partitionverb

    Synonyms:
    apportion, share, divide into shares, parcel out

  4. partitionverb

    Synonyms:
    divide by partitions

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. partitionnoun

    Synonyms:
    division, distribution, apportionment, allotment

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How to use partition in a sentence?

  1. Khawaja Muhammad Zakariya:

    Even my children, they put many questions to me about partition.

  2. Sirwan Barzani:

    The only solution( to stop the bloodshed) is to partition Arab Iraq, everybody will be relieved. What are the benefits of keeping Arab Iraq united with people killing each other every day ?

  3. Mattia Toaldo:

    The two potential outcomes are either a new offensive on Tripoli to 'liberate' it from the GNC or the continued de facto partition of the country, with Haftar playing an ever growing role.

  4. Rami Abdulrahman:

    Syria is in the stage of undeclared partition, the regime is trying to minimize its deployment on many frontlines to focus its forces in limited areas of strategic importance.

  5. Tigran Petrosian:

    Nigalidze would promptly reply to my moves and then literally run to the toilet, i noticed that he would always visit the same toilet partition, which was strange, since two other partitions weren’t occupied.

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Translations for partition

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  • diskový oddíl, rozkladCzech
  • Klasseneinteilung, Zerlegung, Partition, TrennwandGerman
  • διχοτόμηση, διαμέρισμα, διαμερισμός, κατάτμηση, τεμάχιο, τμήμα, διαίρεση, χώρισμα, τεμαχισμός, μερισμός, μέρισμαGreek
  • disdivido, disdividiEsperanto
  • parte, partición, partirSpanish
  • partitionFrench
  • deighiltIrish
  • particiónGalician
  • חלוקהHebrew
  • बंटवाराHindi
  • suddividere, partizionare, partizioneItalian
  • opdelen, aandeel, dismemberen, opdeling, partitie, verdeling, verdelen, splitsing, splitsen, deel, partDutch
  • partisjonNorwegian
  • partição, divisóriaPortuguese
  • переборка, деление, делить, расчленить, раздел, разделить, секция, перегородка, разделение, расчленение, расчленять, разделять, отделение, ячейкаRussian
  • विभाजनSanskrit
  • dela upp, delaSwedish
  • تقسیمUrdu

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