fragment

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landlocked republic in southwestern Asia; formerly an Asian soviet; modern Armenia is but a fragment of ancient Armenia which was one of the world's oldest civilizations; throughout 2500 years the Armenian people have been invaded and oppressed by their n Armenia , Hayastan , Republic of Armenia
small fragment of something broken off from the whole bit , chip , flake , fleck , scrap
small fragment bit , snatch
fragment of brick used as a weapon brickbat
fragment of wood chip
fragment of partially burnt coal or wood cinder
fragment of incombustible matter left after a wood or coal or charcoal fire cinder , clinker
(geology) a constituent fragment of a clastic rock clast
hot fragment of wood or coal that is left from a fire and is glowing or smoldering coal , ember
glowing coal fragment ember
fragment rubbed off by the use of a file filing
fragment of iron rubbed off by the use of a file iron filing
fragment of metal rubbed off by the use of a file metal filing
fragment of food ort
(computer science) a message or message fragment packet
thin fragment or slice (especially of wood) that has been shaved from something paring , shaving , sliver
fragment of pottery, glass, etc. potsherd , shard , sherd
pottery fragment found by archaeologist potsherd , shard , sherd
any of a group of compounds that are inactive precursors of enzymes and require some change (such as the hydrolysis of a fragment that masks an active enzyme) to become active proenzyme , zymogen
fragment of DNA that is produced by cleaving DNA with a restriction enzyme restriction fragment
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