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sections

noun
plural of section

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 an area (as of a city) set apart for some purpose or having some special feature
  • several abandoned warehouses in the city's industrial section are being converted into art galleries and artists' lofts

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2 one of the pieces from which something is designed to be assembled
  • had trouble fitting the sections of the bookcase together

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sections

verb
present tense third-person singular of section

Synonyms & Antonyms of sections (Entry 2 of 2)

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sectioning

sections

sector

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“Sections.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sections. Accessed 2 Jul. 2022.

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