partite

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adjective par·tite \ˈpär-ˌtīt\

Definition of partite

  1. 1 :  divided into a usually specified number of parts

  2. 2 :  parted 1b a partite leaf

Origin and Etymology of partite

Latin partitus, from past participle of partire


First Known Use: circa 1570

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