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section (n):
the cutting of or into body tissues or organs (especially by a surgeon as part of an operation)
Related Word: incision
section (n):
one of several parts or pieces that fit with others to constitute a whole object
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a section of a fishing rod.
metal sections were used below ground.
finished the final segment of the road

Related Words: segment
section (n):
one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole
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the written part of the exam.
the finance section of the company.
the BBC's engineering division

Related Words: division
section (n):
a self-contained part of a larger composition (written or musical)
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he always turns first to the business section.
the history of this work is discussed in the next section
section (n):
a segment of a citrus fruit
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he ate a section of the orange
section (n):
a specialized division of a large organization
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you'll find it in the hardware department.
she got a job in the historical section of the Treasury

Related Word: department
section (n):
a small team of policemen working as part of a police platoon
section (n):
a small army unit usually having a special function
section (n):
a division of an orchestra containing all instruments of the same class
section (n):
a small class of students who are part of a larger course but are taught separately
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a graduate student taught sections for the professor's lecture course
section (n):
(geometry) the area created by a plane cutting through a solid
section (n):
a distinct region or subdivision of a territorial or political area or community or group of people
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no section of the nation is more ardent than the South.
there are three synagogues in the Jewish section
section (n):
a very thin slice (of tissue or mineral or other substance) for examination under a microscope
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sections from the left ventricle showed diseased tissue
section (n):
a land unit equal to 1 square mile
section (v):
divide into segments
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segment an orange.
segment a compound word

Related Words: segment
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Better late than never

Geç kalmak hiç gelmemekten iyidir. Geç olsun da güç olmasın.
Doing something late is better than not doing it.


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