partition off

phrasal verb
partitioned off; partitioning off; partitions off

Definition of partition off

: to separate (an area or part of a room) by using a wall, screen, etc. The storage area was partitioned off from the rest of the basement.

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“Partition off.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/partition%20off. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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