Meaning of SECTION in English

SECTION

n.

Function: verb

Inflected Form: sec · tioned ; sec · tion · ing \ -sh( ə -)ni ŋ \

Date: 1819

transitive verb

1 : to cut or separate into sections < section an orange>

2 : to represent in sections

intransitive verb : to become cut or separated into parts

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.