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parts meaning

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  • NounBFpartPREpar-
    1. plural of part.
      1. (plural only) intellectual ability or learning.
        1. He was a man of great parts but little virtue.
      2. (plural only, usually with “these”) COL vicinity, region.
        1. (plural only, euphemistic) The male genitals.
        2. VerbBFpartPRpartingPT, PPparted
          1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of part.
          2. More Examples
            1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
              • The Deutsche-Disconto Bank announces that it is now fully ‘reprivatised.’ The D.D. Bank’s reprivatisation was in part financed by sale to the Reich of the former Disconto Bank’s central offices.
              • This breadth is that which is still familiarly called in many parts of England acre breadth, that is, four perches or poles, of five yards and a half each, or twenty-two yards;
              • As a part of that network, holdase chaperones are able to communicate with other chaperones in the network, to achieve refolding of misfolded clients.
            2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
              • Part V: Playing a Strong Defense and Keeping Score: You just can't let your opponents walk all over you!
              • Part of what I feel in this city is solastalgia, not so much for buildings as for the routines I established around those buildings: the walk to visit friends in the CBD, the stroll to the cinema.
              • Part of the spectacularism is all the glory the client gets for what we do.
            3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
              • They had cake and ice cream, but he did not take part.
              • If you want to be a successful business person, you have to look the part.
              • [ … ] perhaps it is time to do an end run around the culture wars by unbundling the marriage contract into its constituent parts.

          Meaning of parts for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "parts" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form and a pluralia tantum. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
          • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
            1. Nouns
              • Noun forms
                • Noun plural forms
                • Pluralia tantum
                • Verbs
                  • Verb forms
                    • Verb singular forms
                      • Third-person singular forms
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