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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. section: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  2. section: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  3. section: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  4. section: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  5. section: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  6. Section: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  7. SECTION: Dictionary of Americanisms (1848) [home, info]
  8. section: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  9. section (f), section: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  10. section: Rhymezone [home, info]
  11. section: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  12. Section: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  13. The Section, The Section (band), Section, Section (typography), Section (music), Section (military unit), Section (land), Section (group theory), Section (fibre bundle), Section (fiber bundle), Section (documents), Section (category theory), Section (botany), Section (bookbinding), Section (biology), Section (army), Section (archaeology), Section (United States land surveying), Section (Alpine club): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  14. section: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  15. section, Section: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. section: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  17. section: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  18. section: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  19. section: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  20. section: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  21. section: Wiktionary [home, info]
  22. section: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  23. section, Section: Wordnik [home, info]
  24. section, section: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  25. section: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  26. section: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  27. section: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  28. section: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  29. section: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. section: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]
  2. -section: A Cross Reference of Latin and Greek Elements [home, info]
  3. Section: Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary [home, info]
  4. SECTION: Technical Glossary of Theatre Terms [home, info]
  5. Section: English-Chinese Dictionary of Graphic Communications (Big 5) [home, info]
  6. section: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. section: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]
  2. section, Section (disambiguation): Financial dictionary [home, info]
  3. section, Section (disambiguation): Legal dictionary [home, info]
  4. Section: GLOSSARY OF LEGISLATIVE TERMS [home, info]
  5. Section: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  6. section: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. section, Section (disambiguation), Section (United States land surveying), Section (Scouting): Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Section: Drug Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. section, Section (disambiguation): Medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. section: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  4. Section: MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. section: Encyclopedia of Graphic Symbols [home, info]
  2. SECTION: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. section (sec): How Many? A Dictionary of Units of Measurement [home, info]
  2. section: Anthropology dictionary [home, info]
  3. section, section, section, section, section, section, section, section, section: PlanetMath Encyclopedia [home, info]
  4. section: Rhododendron Glossary [home, info]
  5. Section: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]
  6. section: Archaeology Wordsmith [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. the section, section: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (1 matching dictionary)

Tech dictionaries Tech (8 matching dictionaries)
  1. Section: Urban Conservation Glossary [home, info]
  2. section: SeaTalk Dictionary of English Nautical Language [home, info]
  3. section: Pen Glossary [home, info]
  4. SECTION: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]
  5. section: DOD Dictionary of Military Terms [home, info]
  6. section: Agriculture Glossary [home, info]
  7. Section: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  8. section: Book Binding [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (section)

noun:  one of several parts or pieces that fit with others to constitute a whole object ("A section of a fishing rod")
noun:  a self-contained part of a larger composition (written or musical) ("He always turns first to the business section")
noun:  a segment of a citrus fruit ("He ate a section of the orange")
noun:  a small team of policemen working as part of a police platoon
noun:  a small army unit usually having a special function
noun:  a division of an orchestra containing all instruments of the same class
noun:  (geometry) the area created by a plane cutting through a solid
noun:  a distinct region or subdivision of a territorial or political area or community or group of people ("No section of the nation is more ardent than the South")
noun:  a very thin slice (of tissue or mineral or other substance) for examination under a microscope ("Sections from the left ventricle showed diseased tissue")
noun:  a land unit of 1 square mile measuring 1 mile on a side
noun:  the cutting of or into body tissues or organs (especially by a surgeon as part of an operation)
noun:  one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole ("The finance section of the company")
noun:  a specialized division of a large organization ("She got a job in the historical section of the Treasury")
verb:  divide into segments
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #54338)

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