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parted

[ par-tid ]
/ ˈpær tɪd /
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adjective
divided into parts; cleft.
divided by a part: parted hair.
set or kept apart; separated.
Botany. (of a leaf) separated into rather distinct portions by incisions that extend nearly to the midrib or the base.
Heraldry. party (def. 19).
Archaic. dead; deceased.
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Origin of parted

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at part, -ed2

OTHER WORDS FROM parted

part·ed·ness, nounun·part·ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for parted

parted
/ (ˈpɑːtɪd) /

adjective
botany divided almost to the baseparted leaves
heraldry showing two coats of arms divided by a vertical central line
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