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For all its flaws, 'The Hands of Orlac' really is a seminal film, and if you're partial to that particular B-movie subgenre of Demon Body Parts, you really ought to see it.
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Meaning of "partial" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD PARTIAL

From Old French parcial, from Late Latin partiālis incomplete, from Latin parspart.
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PRONUNCIATION OF PARTIAL

partial  [ˈpɑːʃəl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PARTIAL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Partial can act as a noun and an adjective.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES PARTIAL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of partial in the English dictionary

The first definition of partial in the dictionary is relating to only a part; not general or complete. Other definition of partial is biased. Partial is also foll by to having a particular liking.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PARTIAL


commercial
kəˈmɜːʃəl
controversial
ˌkɒntrəˈvɜːʃəl
court-martial
ˌkɔːtˈmɑːʃəl
crucial
ˈkruːʃəl
deiseal
ˈdiːʃəl
faucial
ˈfɔːʃəl
fecial
ˈfiːʃəl
Herschel
ˈhɜːʃəl
impartial
ɪmˈpɑːʃəl
inertial
ɪˈnɜːʃəl
infomercial
ˌɪnfəˈmɜːʃəl
marshal
ˈmɑːʃəl
Marshall
ˈmɑːʃəl
martial
ˈmɑːʃəl
noncommercial
ˌnɒnkəˈmɜːʃəl
noncontroversial
ˌnɒnkɒntrəˈvɜːʃəl
preputial
priːˈpjuːʃəl
tertial
ˈtɜːʃəl
uncommercial
ˌʌnkəˈmɜːʃəl
uncontroversial
ˌʌnkɒntrəˈvɜːʃəl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PARTIAL

parti-coloured
partial derivative
partial eclipse
partial fraction
partial ordering
partial pressure
partial product
partial reinforcement
partial sight
partial tone
partialise
partialism
partialist
partialities
partiality
partialize
partially
partially deaf
partially sighted
partialness

WORDS THAT END LIKE PARTIAL

celestial
confidential
consequential
consortial
court martial
courts martial
differential
drumhead court-martial
essential
exponential
influential
initial
potential
presidential
prudential
residential
sequential
spatial
substantial
syncytial

Synonyms and antonyms of partial in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «PARTIAL»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «partial» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of partial

Translation of «partial» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PARTIAL

Find out the translation of partial to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of partial from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «partial» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

部分的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

parcial
570 millions of speakers

English

partial
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

आंशिक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

جُزْئِيٌ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

частичный
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

parcial
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আংশিক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

partiel
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sebahagiannya
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

teilweise
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

部分的な
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

부분적인
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sebagean
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

một phần
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பகுதி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

आंशिक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kısmi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

parziale
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

częściowy
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

частковий
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

parțial
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

μερικός
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gedeeltelike
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

partiell
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

delvis
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of partial

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PARTIAL»

The term «partial» is very widely used and occupies the 7.080 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PARTIAL» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about partial

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10 QUOTES WITH «PARTIAL»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word partial.
1
Donna Air
I am partial to a cartwheel or two. It's the way to go; I'll be doing them in my 50s, hopefully.
2
A. R. Ammons
The poet exposes himself to the risk. All that has been said about poetry, all that he has learned about poetry, is only a partial assurance.
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Margaret Atwood
You will always have partial points of view, and you'll always have the story behind the story that hasn't come out yet. And any form of journalism you're involved with is going to be up against a biased viewpoint and partial knowledge.
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Kage Baker
For all its flaws, 'The Hands of Orlac' really is a seminal film, and if you're partial to that particular B-movie subgenre of Demon Body Parts, you really ought to see it.
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Troian Bellisario
I'm partial to slouchier, more free clothing. My icon is Patti Smith, so the more rips, the more punk, the more comfortable I feel.
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Bo Bennett
Every day, people settle for less than they deserve. They are only partially living or at best living a partial life. Every human being has the potential for greatness.
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George Boole
Probability is expectation founded upon partial knowledge. A perfect acquaintance with all the circumstances affecting the occurrence of an event would change expectation into certainty, and leave nether room nor demand for a theory of probabilities.
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David D. Burns
Powerful new drug-free treatments have been developed for depression and for every conceivable type of anxiety, such as chronic worrying, shyness, public speaking anxiety, test anxiety, phobias, and panic attacks. The goal of the treatment is not just partial improvement but full recovery.
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Susan Bysiewicz
I applaud President Obama's decision to begin a partial withdrawal of U.S. combat troops from Afghanistan. However, I believe that we must go further and have a full withdrawal of all U.S. combat troops.
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Ha-Joon Chang
To put it bluntly, there isn't one economic theory that can single-handedly explain Singapore's success; its economy combines extreme features of capitalism and socialism. All theories are partial; reality is complex.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PARTIAL»

Discover the use of partial in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to partial and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Partial Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers
This highly useful text shows the reader how to formulate a partial differential equation from the physical problem (constructing the mathematical model) and how to solve the equation (along with initial and boundary conditions).
Stanley J. Farlow, 2012
2
Introduction to Partial Differential Equations with Applications
This book has been widely acclaimed for its clear, cogent presentation of the theory of partial differential equations, and the incisive application of its principal topics to commonly encountered problems in the physical sciences and ...
E. C. Zachmanoglou, Dale W. Thoe, 2012
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Partial Differential Equations and the Finite Element Method
A systematic introduction to partial differential equations and modern finite element methods for their efficient numerical solution Partial Differential Equations and the Finite Element Method provides a much-needed, clear, and systematic ...
Pavel Ŝolín, 2005
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China Goes Global: The Partial Power
In a sweeping account of China's growing prominence on the international stage, the author admits that China has a broad influence throughout the world, but argues that the nation falls short of being a true world power.
David Shambaugh, 2013
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Partial Differential Equations
This is the second edition of the now definitive text on partial differential equations (PDE).
Lawrence C. Evans, 2010
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An Introduction to Partial Differential Equations
A complete introduction to partial differential equations. A textbook aimed at students of mathematics, physics and engineering.
Yehuda Pinchover, Jacob Rubinstein, 2005
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Applied Partial Diffential Equations
This text is written for the standard, one-semester, undergraduate course in elementary partial differential equations.
John David Logan, 2004
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Partial Differential Equations in Mechanics 1: Fundamentals, ...
The impetus for writing these volumes was the opportunity to teach the subject matter to both undergraduate and graduate students in engineering at several universi ties.
A.P.S. Selvadurai, 2000
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Functional Analysis, Sobolev Spaces and Partial Differential ...
Uniquely, this book presents a coherent, concise and unified way of combining elements from two distinct “worlds,” functional analysis (FA) and partial differential equations (PDEs), and is intended for students who have a good ...
Haim Brezis, 2010
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Applied Partial Differential Equations
Superb introduction devotes almost half its pages to numerical methods for solving partial differential equations, while the heart of the book focuses on boundary-value and initial-boundary-value problems on spatially bounded and on ...
Paul DuChateau, David W. Zachmann, 2002

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PARTIAL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term partial is used in the context of the following news items.
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Partial 911 wireless outage reported in Berks County
The Berks County Department of Emergency Services says it has become aware of an issue with Sprint wireless customers calling 911. «WFMZ Allentown, Jul 15»
2
Partial to Home: Dollar Bill and Silly Rabbit
Joel Rolling poses in Starkville with "Dollar Bill" one of several themed cars he has created. Rolling's other cars are "Silly Rabbit," "Mississippi ... «The Commercial Dispatch, Jul 15»
3
Partial building collapse in North Whitehall Township injures two
Two people were injured in a partial building collapse in North Whitehall Township Saturday afternoon. Fire officials on scene say the elevated ... «WFMZ Allentown, Jul 15»
4
NBA Rumors And News: Phoenix Suns Interested In Offering Partial
"Former #Twolves big man Justin Hamilton update: Suns close to making a partial guarantee offer, I hear. No lock he'd take just a partial," ... «Yibada, Jul 15»
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Greece Is Already Partial To Communism--The EU Must Be Wary Of …
Mr. Petratos is an economist and lecturer at Saïd Business School at the University of Oxford. Greece, the birthplace of democracy, philosophy ... «Forbes, Jul 15»
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Review: A partial defence of financial innovation
Bashing finance is fashionable. Ever since the crisis, critics have lined up to topple the false idol of financial innovation from its pedestal. «Reuters Blogs, Jul 15»
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Partial interest in Aventura development site sold for $11M
A trust belonging to Marion Mutchnik of Hallandale Beach sold a 49 percent interest in the 1.6-acre lot to North Miami Beach-based Aventura ... «South Florida Business Journal, Jul 15»
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Turcot Interchange construction forces partial closures over weekend
Turcot Interchange construction forces partial closures over weekend. Make alternate plans if near these construction hot zones. CBC News ... «CBC.ca, Jul 15»
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Police issue partial description of vehicle sought in Sunday hit-and-run
Police issue partial description of vehicle sought in Sunday hit-and-run. News Sentinel staff. 3:51 PM, Jul 24, 2015. 3:53 PM, Jul 24, 2015. watchful eye. «Knoxville News Sentinel, Jul 15»
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President Bouteflika Conducts Partial Cabinet Reshuffle
Algiers — President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Thursday conducted a cabinet reshuffle, in accordance with the clauses of Article ... «AllAfrica.com, Jul 15»

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