He joins Donohue in flanking the man as he disappears behind a partition and from camera view.
On March 19, 1948, the United States withdrew its support for the partition plan.
He is writing a history of the partition of India and Pakistan, to be published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.
The members of Pussy Riot, seated behind a Plexiglass partition lest they escape or attack someone, laughed.
For given the history of animosity and bloodshed, the most probable alternatives to partition are apartheid and Lebanonization.
The outer door opened into one of them; and from this a door in the partition led to the other.
There was complete silence on the other side of the partition.
After passing the partition, it is turned up, and opens in a funnel-shaped extremity in the next room.
All this time he stood on the other side of the partition and prayed.
The partition of Verdun separated once more, and definitively, the lands of the eastern and western Franks.
early 15c., "division into shares, distinction," from Old French particion (12c.), from Latin partitionem (nominative partitio) "a sharing, division, partition, distribution; method of dividing," from past participle stem of partire "to part" (see part (v.)). Sense of "that which separates" first recorded late 15c.
1741, from partition (n.). Related: Partitioned; partitioning.
partition par·ti·tion (pär-tĭsh'ən)
The act or process of dividing something into parts.
The state of being so divided.
A wall, septum, or other separating membrane in an organism.