We park the car on the south side, before a sidewalk that leads to a section of grave markers much smaller than the others.
The magnificently lyrical and melancholy “Time Passes” section is one of the great feats of literature.
Wahlberg grew up the youngest of nine children in a broken home in the rough Dorchester section of Boston.
At issue is a section of the provisional ballot where the voter fills in the official ID verifying their legitimacy.
What struck me was a section presented as factual description of what's wrong with Israel.
It broke out like a bush-fire, and spread from one section to another.
I there met young men, many, and not the least noticeable of whom, came from this section.
The third section gives the right to merchant vessels to defend themselves against pirates.
Just now our section of the line is quiet, so I often go and sit there.
The first section of the new Orders issued in 1821 may be quoted as bearing upon the structure of the hackneys.
late 14c., "intersection of two straight lines; division of a scale;" from Old French section or directly from Latin sectionem (nominative sectio) "a cutting, cutting off, division," noun of action from past participle stem of secare "to cut," from PIE root *sek- "to cut" (cf. Old Church Slavonic seko, sešti "to cut," se čivo "ax, hatchet;" Lithuanian isekti "to engrave, carve;" Albanian šate "mattock;" Old Saxon segasna, Old English sigðe "scythe;" Old English secg "sword," seax "knife, short sword;" Old Irish doescim "I cut;" Latin saxum "rock, stone").
From 1550s as "act of cutting or dividing." Meaning "subdivision of a written work, statute, etc." is from 1570s. Meaning "a part cut off from the rest" is from early 15c.
"divide into sections," 1819, from section (n.). Related: Sectioned; sectioning.
section sec·tion (sěk'shən)
A cut or division.
The act or process of separating or cutting, especially the surgical cutting or dividing of tissue.
A thin slice, as of tissue, suitable for microscopic examination.
To separate or divide into parts.
To cut or divide tissue surgically.
[WWII Army; fr Section VIII, Army Regulation 615-360]