compart

transitive verb com·part \kəmˈpärt, -pȧt, usually -t+V\

Definition of compart

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. :  to mark out into parts or subdivisions; specifically :  to lay out in parts according to a plan

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Origin and Etymology of compart

Italian compartire to mark out into parts, share out, from Late Latin compartiri to share out, from Latin com- + partiri, partire to share, from part-, pars part — more at part


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