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  • n  something determined in relation to something that includes it
    he wanted to feel a part of something bigger than himself
  • n  something less than the whole of a human artifact
    the rear part of the house
    glue the two parts together
  • n  a portion of a natural object
    they analyzed the river into three parts
  • n  that which concerns a person with regard to a particular role or situation
    it requires vigilance on our part
    they resisted every effort on his part
  • n  the extended spatial location of something
    religions in all parts of the world
  • n  the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group
    the government must do its part
  • n  an actor's portrayal of someone in a play
    she played the part of Desdemona
  • n  assets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group
  • n  one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole
    the written part of the exam
  • n  a line of scalp that can be seen when sections of hair are combed in opposite directions
    his part was right in the middle
  • n  the melody carried by a particular voice or instrument in polyphonic music
    he tried to sing the tenor part
  • n  the part played by a person in bringing about a result
  • v  go one's own way; move apart
    The friends separated after the party
  • v  discontinue an association or relation; go different ways
    The business partners broke over a tax question
  • v  leave
  • v  come apart
  • v  force, take, or pull apart
    Moses parted the Red Sea
  • r  in part; in some degree; not wholly
    I felt partly to blame
    He was partially paralyzed

  • In the program notes, producer Laura Bickford says that the first part is "more of an action film with big battle scenes," and the second part "more of a thriller.
  • The main part of the plan calls for spending up to $75 billion of Treasury's TARP funds to restructure the loans of homeowners who are behind on their mortgages or at immediate risk .
  • It would be better for a united America to lose this war than for America to remain disunited; for a united America would rise from defeat, but if a part of tis won and a part of .
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    PART TIME PHLEBOTOMIST: DESCRIPTION:Â Collects blood, checks quality of blood and enters all test ordered by the physician. QUALIFICATIONS:Â Must have experience and excellent computer skills.
    June 12, 2013 - The Daily Reflector
  • Part of Schultz Pass Road closed for construction
    Part of the northern end of Schultz Pass Road will be closed beginning this week for construction work.
    June 11, 2013 - Arizona Daily Sun
  • Part of Vermilion Street closing Friday night
    Part of Vermilion Street in downtown Lafayette will be closed Friday evening for a private function at the Acadiana Center for the Arts. Vermilion between Jefferson and Buchanan Streets will be shut down from 6:30 P. M. until 12:30 A. M. Detour routes will be made available.
    June 11, 2013 - KATC 3 Lafayette

  • Barack Obama in AFP
    The 30,000 additional troops that I am announcing tonight will deploy in the first part of 2010 -- the fastest pace possible,Obama said, in advance excerpts of the speech at the US Military Academy at West Point, New York.
  • David Petraeus in
    This is an effort in which we must achieve unity of effort and common purpose,he said at the US embassy in Kabul, a day after arriving. "Civilian and military, Afghan and international, we are part of one team with one mission."
  • Rahm Emanuel in
    Well, to quote Tony Hayward, he's got his life back, as he would say,he told ABC television. "And I think we can all conclude that Tony Hayward is not going to have a second career in PR consulting. This has just been part of a long line...

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