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compart

[ kuhm-pahrt ]
/ kəmˈpɑrt /
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verb (used with object)

to separate or mark out in parts; subdivide.
to distribute and give proportional relationships to the parts of (an architectural design).

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Origin of compart

First recorded in 1565–75, compart is from the Late Latin word compartēre to divide up. See com-, part
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