- a part cut off from a figure, especially a circular or spherical one, by a line or plane, as a part of a circular area contained by an arc and its chord or by two parallel lines or planes.
- Also called line segment. a finite section of a line.
- any of the rings that compose the body of an annelid or arthropod.
- any of the discrete parts of the body of an animal, especially of an arthropod.
- a portion of a program, often one that can be loaded and executed independently of other portions.
- a unit of data in a database.
Origin of segment
synonym study for segment
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The right part is all about capturing your business value with an in-depth look at customer segments and relationships, value proposition, channels and revenue streams.How would an SEO agency be built today? Part 2: Current business model(s)|Sponsored Content: SEOmonitor|September 16, 2020|Search Engine Land
Streaming services often show different ads to different viewers because the ads can be targeted to specific audience segments, especially when sold programmatically.WTF is creative separation?|Tim Peterson|September 8, 2020|Digiday
The Times has priced its contextual targeting tools on a par with its audience-based products, with the exception of some in-demand narrow segments like C-suite execs, so marketers can target campaigns based on how suited to the objective it is.‘Supercharging contextual’: Publishers eye potential for contextual ad revenue growth|Lucinda Southern|September 3, 2020|Digiday
Simultaneously, this is also the segment of the population with the lowest voter turnout.Old Navy will pay employees to work at voting polls on Election Day|Rachel King|September 1, 2020|Fortune
I did a little segment at the end of the show called “Final Thoughts,” which I do to this day.Full Transcript: Tomi Lahren on ‘The Carlos Watson Show’|Daniel Malloy|August 31, 2020|Ozy
But taking such action puts them at odds with the most powerful and best-organized segment of their coalition.How Public Sector Unions Divide the Democrats|Daniel DiSalvo|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Earlier in the segment, host Chuck Todd had asked him if he understood and acknowledged that black people have a fear of police.Memo to Cops: Criticisms Aren’t Attacks|Michael Tomasky|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The rapper will.i.am was one such panelist, forced upon Gregory for an excruciatingly awkward roundtable segment.David Gregory's 'Meet the Press' Eviction Exposed in Washingtonian Takedown|Lloyd Grove|December 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And then there was the segment of the media that actively cheered it all on.The U.S. Will Torture Again—and We’re All to Blame|Michael Tomasky|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And besides, the studies that do enjoy widespread media circulation focus on a very narrow segment of the LGBT community: gay men.The Problematic Hunt for a ‘Gay Gene’|Samantha Allen|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The exhaust-valve is exactly as when it was put in, worked by a rack-and-tooth segment.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2)|Francis Trevithick
The book-lungs openings are found on the ventral surface of the first abdominal segment, as is also the epigynum.
Each segment of the abdomen has a group of tubercles on a side above the spiracles.
Then the line became the segment of a circle bending in shore.The Beach of Dreams|H. De Vere Stacpoole
“There is but a segment,” she said, sitting back upon the hassock again.Hunters Out of Space|Joseph Everidge Kelleam
British Dictionary definitions for segment
- a part of a line or curve between two points
- a part of a plane or solid figure cut off by an intersecting line, plane, or planes, esp one between a chord and an arc of a circle