Partitioning
Partition Par*ti"tion, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Partitioned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Partitioning}.] 1. To divide into parts or shares; to divide and distribute; as, to partition an estate among various heirs. [1913 Webster]

2. To divide into distinct parts by lines, walls, etc.; as, to partition a house. [1913 Webster]

Uniform without, though severally partitioned within. --Bacon. [1913 Webster]


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  • partitioning — n. An analysis into mutually exclusive categories. Syn: breakdown. [WordNet 1.5] 2. Separation by the creation of a boundary that divides or keeps apart. Syn: division, partition, segmentation, subdivision. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Partitioning — Bei der Nutzung der Kernenergie fallen abgebrannte Brennelemente und auch radioaktive Abfälle mit langlebigen Radionukliden an. Eine denkbare Strategie zur Entsorgung besteht darin, diese Nuklide durch Beschuss mit Neutronen oder anderen Teilchen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • partitioning — noun 1. an analysis into mutually exclusive categories • Syn: ↑breakdown • Derivationally related forms: ↑break down (for: ↑breakdown) • Hypernyms: ↑analysis, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • partitioning — noun The act of dividing into partitions …   Wiktionary

  • partitioning — par·ti·tion·ing (pahr tĭґshən ing) dividing into parts …   Medical dictionary

  • partitioning — par·ti·tion || pÉ‘r tɪʃn /pɑː t n. divider; act of dividing; segment, section; division of the storage area of a hard disk (Computers) v. divide, segment, cut into portions; set apart, separate with a divider …   English contemporary dictionary

  • partitioning — par·ti·tion·ing …   English syllables

  • partitioning —   Palena …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • Partitioning Communication System — is an high assurance computer security architecture based on an information flow separation policy. The PCS extends the four foundational security policies of a MILS (Multiple Independent Levels of Security) separation kernel to the network:* End …   Wikipedia

  • Partitioning cryptanalysis — In cryptography, partitioning cryptanalysis is a form of cryptanalysis for block ciphers. Developed by Carlo Harpes in 1995, the attack is a generalization of linear cryptanalysis. Harpes originally replaced the bit sums (affine transformations)… …   Wikipedia

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