parcel off

Definition of parcel off

  1. :  to divide (something, such as land) into separate, smaller parts especially in order to sell it The property was eventually parceled off and sold in pieces.

Word by Word Definitions

parcelplay
  1. :  fragment, portion

    :  a volume of a fluid (such as air) considered as a single entity within a greater volume of the same fluid

    :  a tract or plot of land

  1. :  partly

  1. :  part-time, partial

  1. :  to divide into parts :  distribute

    :  to make up into a parcel :  wrap

    :  to cover (something, such as a rope) with strips of canvas or tape

  1. :  from a place or position

    :  away from land

    :  at a distance in space or time

  1. : used as a function word to indicate physical separation or distance from a position of rest, attachment, or union

    :  to seaward of

    :  from the possession or charge of

  1. :  seaward

    :  right

    :  more removed or distant

  1. :  to go away :  depart

    :  kill, murder

  1. : office; officer; official


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