How to Pronounce section?

Correct pronunciation for the word "section" is [sˈɛkʃən], [sˈɛkʃən], [s_ˈɛ_k_ʃ_ə_n].

"Section" in context

A section is a distinct physical and/or conceptual part of something. It is commonly used to divide items into subsections for better organization and clarity. Sections have been used for centuries to divide documents into smaller units for easier reading. For example, books are often divided into sections to break up their lengthier content, making them easier to browse. In web or mobile applications, sections can be used to further divide complex information into more easily digestible chunks.

In architecture and engineering, sections represent portions of a structure, usually created by cutting planes along the x, y and z axes to create cross-sectional diagrams.

What are similar-sounding words for section?

Usage over time for section:

This graph shows how "section" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.


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