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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

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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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Microscopic section of the left radical nephrectomy specimen revealing clear cell renal cell carcinoma, Fuhrman nuclear grade 2 with areas of recent and remote hemorrhage and hemosiderin pigment (arrow) (hematoxylin and eosin stain, x200).
laboratory had an undetected cancer rate of 6%; in the forensic cases with contracted histology and fewer microscopic sections, the undetected cancer rate was 4%, however, results were not statistically significant (Table 1).
use sterling silver and colored polymer to make sleek two-dimensional shapes that slightly resemble microscopic sections of plants.
The staining patterns shown on microscopic sections indicated that the reactivity of BHA toward RHAMM sites could be blocked by the prior application of anti-RHAMM antibodies [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 1C, D OMITTED], in which case some immunofluorescence by the anti-RHAMM FITC preparation could be shown.
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