from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Separated or divided into parts.
- adj. Being or kept apart; separated.
- adj. Botany Cleft almost to the base, so as to have distinct divisions or lobes.
- adj. Archaic Deceased.
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- v. Simple past tense and past participle of part.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Separated; divided.
- adj. Endowed with parts or abilities.
- adj. Cleft so that the divisions reach nearly, but not quite, to the midrib, or the base of the blade; -- said of a leaf, and used chiefly in composition
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Departed; deceased; dead.
- Endowed with parts or abilities.
- In botany, cleft or divided nearly to the base, as leaves. Also partite.
- In heraldry, same as party
- Having a part or character in a play allotted to (one): as, the leading man was badly parted.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having a margin incised almost to the base so as to create distinct divisions or lobes
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