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Definitions of segment

  1. divide into segments; "segment an orange"; "segment a compound word" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. one of several parts or pieces that fit with others to constitute a whole object; "a section of a fishing rod"; "metal sections were used below ground"; "finished the final segment of the road" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. one of the parts into which something naturally divides; "a segment of an orange" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. divide or split up; "The cells segmented" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. One of the parts into which any body naturally separates or is divided; a part divided or cut off; a section; a portion; as, a segment of an orange; a segment of a compound or divided leaf. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. A part cut off from a figure by a line or plane; especially, that part of a circle contained between a chord and an arc of that circle, or so much of the circle as is cut off by the chord; as, the segment acb in the Illustration. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. A piece in the form of the sector of a circle, or part of a ring; as, the segment of a sectional fly wheel or flywheel rim. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. A segment gear. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. One of the cells or division formed by segmentation, as in egg cleavage or in fissiparous cell formation. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. One of the divisions, rings, or joints into which many animal bodies are divided; a somite; a metamere; a somatome. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. To divide or separate into parts in growth; to undergo segmentation, or cleavage, as in the segmentation of the ovum. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. A part divided from the rest of an object: a section; a part cut off from a geometrical figure, especially from a circle, by a line or plane. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  13. 1. A section, a part of an organ or other structure delimited naturally, artificially, or in the imagination from the remainder. 2. Metamere. 3. To reproduce by budding. 4. To divide and redivide into minute equal parts. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  14. A division; a portion of a part. Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today. By William R. Warner. Published 1898.
  15. A part cut off: a portion: (geom.) the part of a circle cut off by a straight line: the part of a sphere cut off by a plane. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  16. To separate or divide into segments: as, a segmented cell. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  17. Part cut from a figure by a line or plane. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  18. A part cut off; a section; the part of a circle included within a chord and its arc. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  19. A piece cut off; a part cut off from a figure by a line or plane. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  20. To divide into segments. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  21. A part cut off or divided; in geom., a part cut off from any figure by a line or plane. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  22. A division formed by cleavage of an ovum ; a part of an animal or of a jointed appendage ; a division of a leaf if cleft nearly to the base. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.
  23. [Latin] A division formed by cleavage of an ovum (emb.); a part of an animal or of a jointed appendage (zool.); a division of a leaf if cleft nearly to the base (bot.). na
  24. seg'ment, n. a part cut off: a portion: (geom.) the part of a circle cut off by a straight line: the part of a sphere cut off by a plane: a section: one of the parts into which a body naturally divides itself: (her.) a bearing representing one part only of a rounded object.--v.t. and v.i. to divide or become divided.--adj. SEGMEN'TAL, being a segment: in embryology, noting the rudimental venal organs.--adv. SEGMEN'TALLY.--adjs. SEG'MENTARY, SEG'MENTATE.--n. SEGMENT[=A]'TION, the act of cutting into segments.--adj. SEGMEN'TED.--ns. SEG'MENT-GEAR, a gear extending over an arc only of a circle, providing a reciprocating motion; SEG'MENT-RACK, a rack having a cogged surface; SEG'MENT-SAW, a circular saw used for cutting veneers; SEG'MENT-SHELL, a modern form of projectile for artillery. [L. segmentum--sec[=a]re, to cut.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  25. [Latin] A portion cut off by a real or imaginary line of division; as Interannular s. na
  26. Part cut off or separable or marked off as though separable from the other parts of something (e.g. one ring of a worm, one division of a limb or the skull, one wedge of orange-pulp); (Geom.) part cut off by line or plane from any figure (s. of circle, part enclosed between are& chord; s. of sphere, part cut off by any plane not passing through centre), s. of line, part included between two points; s.-gear, -rack, -wheel, with cogs occupying are of circle only; s.-saw, with teeth extending over s. of circle, also circular saw made up of segmental saw-plates, also saw for cutting into segmental shapes; s.-shell, having between explosive within& lead casing without a case of iron made in ss. to facilitate bursting; s.-valve, closed by slide turning radially across seat; hence segmental, segmentary, aa., segmentally adv. (Vb) divide (i. & t.) into ss., (of embryo) undergo cleavage or divide into parts; (Physiol.) reproduce by gemmation; hence segmentation n. [Latin] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  27. A part cut off or demarcated. American pocket medical dictionary.
  28. A part separated more or less completely from other parts. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  29. [L.] (Math.) A part cut off; as of a circle by a straight line, or of a sphere by a plane. Glossary of terms and phrases - Percy
  30. n. [Latin ] One of the parts into which anybody naturally separates or is divided; a section; a portion;—a part cut off from a figure by a line or plane; especially, that part of a circle contained between a chord and an arc of that circle. Cabinet Dictionary

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