Meaning of PARTIAL in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈpɑ:ʃəl ]

adj. & n. --adj. 1 not complete; forming only part (a partial success). 2 biased, unfair. 3 (foll. by to) having a liking for. --n. Mus. any of the constituents of a musical sound. øpartial eclipse an eclipse in which only part of the luminary is covered or darkened. partial verdict a verdict finding a person guilty of part of a charge. øøpartially adv. partialness n. [ME f. OF parcial f. LL partialis (as PART)]

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