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parti

noun par·ti \(ˈ)pär¦tē\

Definition of parti

plural

partis

\-ē(z)\
  1. 1 :  1match 4b the Englishman whom she naively assumes to be an excellent partiTimes Literary Supplement

  2. 2 :  a good or desirable match you don't realize what a parti he is — Mary Manning

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Origin and Etymology of parti

French, from Middle French, match, party, decision, from parti, past participle of partir to divide, go away — more at part


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parti

noun par·ti \"\

Definition of parti

plural

-s

  1. :  the basic general scheme of an architectural design

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Origin and Etymology of parti

French, from Middle French, match, party, decision


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parti-

combining form par·ti
variants: less commonly

party-

Definition of parti-

  1. :  various :  variegated parti-striped

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Origin and Etymology of parti-

obsolete English party, adjective, parti-colored, from Middle English party, parti, from Middle French parti striped, party per pale, from Old French, from parti, past participle of partir to divide, go away


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parti-

combining form par·ti

Definition of parti-

  1. :  part parti-mortgage

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Origin and Etymology of parti-

Latin, from part-, pars — more at part


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