Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In botany, provided with a partition or wall; separated by partitions.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Divided into partitions.

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  • adjective Having partitions. (Often construed with into.)
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of partition.

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Examples

  • In technical terms, the area was partitioned from the surrounding internet.

    p2pnet World Headlines – April 23, 2009

  • Poland re-emerged as an independent country after World War I, but it found itself once again partitioned by Germany and Russia in 1939.

    Matthew Yglesias » 18th Century Polish Strategic Dilemmas

  • In the same year that Britain partitioned India and Pakistan, the UN put forth a partition plan for Palestine as a solution to dueling claims over the land by Jews and Palestinians.

    Iraq: Is Partition the Answer?

  • In the same year that Britain partitioned India and Pakistan, the UN put forth a partition plan for Palestine as a solution to dueling claims over the land by Jews and Palestinians.

    Iraq: Is Partition the Answer?

  • On the arrival of the Euphemia our passage was soon arranged, but I could have only half the stern (and only) cabin partitioned off with canvas during the night (the other half being already engaged for two officers of the West Indian Regiments), and a small mate's cabin for my wife's maid.

    The Autobiography of Liuetenant-General Sir Harry Smith, Baronet of Aliwal on the Sutlej, G. C. B.

  • What but the sword partitioned Poland, assassinated the rising liberty of Spain, banished the Huguenots from France, and made Cromwell the master, not the servant, of the People?

    The American Union Speaker

  • "partitioned" - or in other words, divided - among the members of the partnership.

    LJWorld.com stories: News

  • Slide 112: 86 CHAPTER 4 s BACKING UP AND RESTORING FILES AND FILEGROUPS Partitioning Tables SQL Server 2005 Enterprise Edition provides new functionality called partitioned tables.

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  • Slide 112: 86 CHAPTER 4 s BACKING UP AND RESTORING FILES AND FILEGROUPS Partitioning Tables SQL Server 2005 Enterprise Edition provides new functionality called partitioned tables.

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  • Slide 112: 86 CHAPTER 4 s BACKING UP AND RESTORING FILES AND FILEGROUPS Partitioning Tables SQL Server 2005 Enterprise Edition provides new functionality called partitioned tables.

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