small part


small part
index member (constituent part), segment

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • small part — noun : a minor role in a theatrical performance …   Useful english dictionary

  • in no small part — to a great degree : largely or mostly The team s success is due in no small part to the hard work of its players. • • • Main Entry: ↑part …   Useful english dictionary

  • part — part1 [pärt] n. [ME < OE & OFr, both < L pars (gen. partis) < IE base * per , to sell, hand over in sale, make equal > L par, equal, parare, to equate] 1. a portion or division of a whole; specif., a) any of several equal portions,… …   English World dictionary

  • Part — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Part >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 part part portion Sgm: N 1 dose dose Sgm: N 1 item item particular Sgm: N 1 aught aught any Sgm: N 1 division division …   English dictionary for students

  • part — part1 [ part ] noun, quantifier *** ▸ 1 piece/section/aspect ▸ 2 region/district ▸ 3 some but not all ▸ 4 member of group ▸ 5 person played by actor ▸ 6 involvement in something ▸ 7 section of book/play ▸ 8 in music ▸ 9 relative quantity ▸ 10 in… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • part — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I n. piece, section (see part); role, character (see drama); voice, instrument (see music); concern, interest, participation, business, work. II Piece of a whole Nouns 1. part, portion, sector, segment,… …   English dictionary for students

  • part — I UK [pɑː(r)t] / US [pɑrt] noun Word forms part : singular part plural parts *** 1) [countable] one of the pieces, sections, aspects etc that something consists of It was a pretty boring class, but the part about using spreadsheets was quite… …   English dictionary

  • Small tithes — Tithe Tithe, n. [OE. tithe, tethe, properly an adj., tenth, AS. te[ o]?a the tenth; akin to ti[ e]n, t?n, t[=e]n, ten, G. zehnte, adj., tenth, n., a tithe, Icel. t[=i]und the tenth; tithe, Goth. ta[ i]hunda tenth. See {Ten}, and cf. {Tenth},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Part and parcel — Parcel Par cel, n. [F. parcelle a small part, fr. (assumed) LL. particella, dim. of L. pars. See {Part}, n., and cf. {Particle}.] 1. A portion of anything taken separately; a fragment of a whole; a part. [Archaic] A parcel of her woe. Chaucer.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • small — smɔːl n. something small; part that is small and narrow (i.e. small of the back) adj. little, few in number, not large; trivial, unimportant; modest, unpretentious; minor; young; narrow minded; humiliated; weak, lacking force adv. softly, in a… …   English contemporary dictionary


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