Lingvanex Tranalator

Translator for


translation app

Lingvanex - your universal translation app

Translator for

Download For Free

Meaning & Definition of Partition in English

English

Partition

/pɑrtɪʃən/

noun

1. A vertical structure that divides or separates (as a wall divides one room from another)

    synonym:
  • partition
  • ,
  • divider

2. (computer science) the part of a hard disk that is dedicated to a particular operating system or application and accessed as a single unit

    synonym:
  • partition

3. (anatomy) a structure that separates areas in an organism

    synonym:
  • partition

4. The act of dividing or partitioning

  • Separation by the creation of a boundary that divides or keeps apart
    synonym:
  • division
  • ,
  • partition
  • ,
  • partitioning
  • ,
  • segmentation
  • ,
  • sectionalization
  • ,
  • sectionalisation

verb

1. Divide into parts, pieces, or sections

  • "The arab peninsula was partitioned by the british"
    synonym:
  • partition
  • ,
  • partition off

2. Separate or apportion into sections

  • "Partition a room off"
    synonym:
  • partition
  • ,
  • zone