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Synonyms for section

Synonyms for section

one of the parts into which something is divided

a part severed from a whole

a particular subdivision of a written work

a thin piece, especially of tissue, suitable for microscopic examination


to make a division into parts, sections, or branches

Synonyms for section

a very thin slice (of tissue or mineral or other substance) for examination under a microscope

a distinct region or subdivision of a territorial or political area or community or group of people

one of several parts or pieces that fit with others to constitute a whole object

a small team of policemen working as part of a police platoon

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a land unit equal to 1 square mile

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(geometry) the area created by a plane cutting through a solid

a small class of students who are part of a larger course but are taught separately

a small army unit usually having a special function

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a segment of a citrus fruit

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"CherFitness: A New Attitude," released last November, features a step class, abdominal section and a lower body workout.
Dykgraaf bills her ab work as the "phenomenal abdominal section" and the truth is, it's a killer.
Lung fields and visualized abdominal sections revealed no other significant abnormality.
Germination observed at 18 h was 24 [+ or -] 3% on abdominal sections, 10 [+ or -] 3% on the pronotum and beak, 35 [+ or -] 3% on the eyes, and 9 [+ or -] 2% on scales on ventral abdominal sections (Fig.
Description: Incomplete specimen; one anterior portion plus two abdominal fragments, the three fragments being apparently successive; 2.4 mm wide at middle thorax, 2.3 mm wide at anterior abdomen; anterior portion, first abdominal and second abdominal sections respectively 18 mm, 11 mm and 16 mm long, and with 41, 21 and 39 chaetigers.