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Related / Similar Words: segmentation

 

Definition:
  • the act of cleaving or splitting;
  • the line formed by a groove between two parts (especially the separation between a woman''s breasts);
  • (embryology) the repeated division of a fertilised ovum;
  • the breaking of a chemical bond in a molecule resulting in smaller molecules;
  • the state of being split or cleft;

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    Part Meronyms: pregnancy, gestation, maternity

     

    Derivational Morphology: cleave, split, rive

     

     
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