Synonyms for (noun) partition

Synonyms: division, sectionalisation, sectionalization, segmentation, partition, partitioning

Definition: the act of dividing or partitioning; separation by the creation of a boundary that divides or keeps apart

Similar words: separation

Definition: the act of dividing or disconnecting


Synonyms: partition, divider

Definition: a vertical structure that divides or separates (as a wall divides one room from another)

Similar words: structure, construction

Definition: a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts

Usage: the structure consisted of a series of arches; she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons


Synonyms: partition

Definition: (anatomy) a structure that separates areas in an organism

Similar words: body part

Definition: any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity


Synonyms: partition

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

Similar words: computer memory unit

Definition: a unit for measuring computer memory

Synonyms for (verb) partition

Synonyms: partition, zone

Definition: separate or apportion into sections

Usage: partition a room off

Similar words: divide, separate

Definition: make a division or separation


Synonyms: partition, partition off

Definition: divide into parts, pieces, or sections

Usage: The Arab peninsula was partitioned by the British

Similar words: divide, separate, part

Definition: come apart

Usage: The two pieces that we had glued separated