The act or an instance of separating one thing from another
A solid structure that encloses an area or separates one area from another
To make a division into parts, sections, or branches
To separate with or as if with a wall
That which divides or separates
Naturally nothing more was heard of the partition of Portugal.
This led to the second partition (1793), by which Russia obtained the eastern provinces with three millions of inhabitants.
The conquest was easy; but, when it came to a partition, Ferdinand played his ally false.
This partition is termed the specification of the separation.
Napoleon desired to press on the partition of Prussia, Alexander that of Turkey.