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adjective sec·tion·al \ˈsek-shnəl, -shə-nəl\

Definition of sectional

  1. 1a :  of or relating to a sectionb :  local or regional rather than general in character <sectional interests>

  2. 2 :  consisting of or divided into sections <sectional furniture>

sectionally

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Examples of sectional in a sentence

  1. a sectional drawing of a ship

1806

First Known Use of sectional

1806

Other Furniture and Woodworking Terms


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sectional

noun sec·tion·al

Definition of sectional

  1. :  a piece of furniture made up of modular units capable of use separately or in various combinations

1901

First Known Use of sectional

1901

Other Furniture and Woodworking Terms


SECTIONAL Defined for English Language Learners

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sectional

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adjective sec·tion·al \ˈsek-shnəl, -shə-nəl\

Definition of sectional for English Language Learners

  • : showing how something would look if it were cut from the top to the bottom

  • : concerned only with one part of a group or community

  • : made up of sections that can be put together or taken apart easily


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sectional

noun sec·tion·al

Definition of sectional for English Language Learners

  • : a type of long seat (called a sofa) that has three or more separate sections


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