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parcel

[ pahr-suhl ]
/ 藞p蓱r s蓹l /
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noun
verb (used with object), par路celed, par路cel路ing or (especially British) par路celled, par路cel路ling.
adverb
Archaic. in part; partially.
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Origin of parcel

First recorded in 1275鈥1325; Middle English, from Middle French parcelle, from unattested Late Latin particella, fresh formation for Latin particula; see particle, passel

synonym study for parcel

1. See package.

OTHER WORDS FROM parcel

un路par路celed; especially British, un路par路celled, adjectiveun路par路cel路ing; especially British, un路par路cel路ling, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for parcel

parcel
/ (藞p蓱藧sl) /

noun
verb -cels, -celling or -celled or US -cels, -celing or -celed (tr)
adverb
an archaic word for partly

Word Origin for parcel

C14: from Old French parcelle, from Latin particula particle
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