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Synonyms of 'partition'

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in the sense of distribution
Definition
the sharing out of something among a particular group
a more equitable distribution of wealth
in the sense of portion
Definition
a part belonging to a person or group
his portion of the inheritance
in the sense of section
Definition
to cut or divide into sections
It holds vegetables in place while they are being peeled or sectioned.
Synonyms
cut up,
cube,
dice,
in the sense of segment
Definition
to cut or divide into segments
As clubs get more organised they'll segment their squads.
Synonyms
divide up,
subdivide
in the sense of segregation
Definition
the act of segregating
a law which will end compulsory racial segregation in prisons
Synonyms
apartheid,
partitioning,
setting apart,
keeping apart
in the sense of separation
Definition
the act of separating
a permanent separation from his son
in the sense of share
Definition
a part or portion of something that belongs to or is contributed by a person or group
I have had more than my share of adventures.
in the sense of share
Definition
to divide and distribute
the small income he has shared with his brother
Synonyms
parcel out,
divvy up (informal)
in the sense of wall
Definition
a vertical structure made of stone, brick, or wood, with a length and height much greater than its thickness, used to enclose, divide, or support
We're going to knock down the dividing wall to give us one big room.
Synonyms
divider,
room divider,

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