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part

part

 
pronunciation:
part
parts of speech:
noun, adverb
phrases:
take part in
features:
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a separate piece or section of a whole.
Doctors have to study all the parts of the human body.We can't find all the parts for that toy.
synonyms:
piece, portion, section
similar words:
bit, branch, chapter, division, element, member, particle, slice
definition 2: an important element of something.
Part of the reason that he quit his job was the low pay.
synonyms:
feature
similar words:
element, ingredient
definition 3: a piece or section of a machine that can be removed.
The garage is ordering some special parts for my car.
similar words:
piece, section
 
part of speech: adverb
definition: in some amount.
He is part happy and part sad about leaving.
synonyms:
partly
similar words:
somewhat
phrase: take part in
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