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partis

[pahr-tis] /ˈpɑr tɪs/
adjective
1.
(in prescriptions) of a part.
Origin of partis
< Latin

parti

[pahr-tee, pahr-tee] /pɑrˈti, ˈpɑr ti/
noun, Architecture
1.
the basic scheme or concept of an architectural design.
Origin
1805-15; < French: task assigned, treatment, noun use of past participle of partir to part
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  • Was thair none amangis you, quho did foirsee quhat inconvenientis mycht insew his absence frome these partis?

  • He keeps trotting likely partis down here to dine and sleep—that's why you are here, I haven't a shadow of a doubt.

    Roden's Corner Henry Seton Merriman
  • And the prince of partis attracted her no less compellingly.

    V. V.'s Eyes Henry Sydnor Harrison
  • He divided the Psalme in three partis, to wit, in a prayer: 2.

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