Comparted
Compart Com*part", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Comparted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Comparting}.] [L. compartiri; com- + partiri, partire to share, pars, partis, part, share: cf. OF. compartir. See {Part}, v. t.] To divide; to mark out into parts or subdivisions. [R.] [1913 Webster]

The crystal surface is comparted all In niches verged with rubies. --Glover. [1913 Webster]


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  • Comparting — Compart Com*part , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Comparted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Comparting}.] [L. compartiri; com + partiri, partire to share, pars, partis, part, share: cf. OF. compartir. See {Part}, v. t.] To divide; to mark out into parts or subdivisions …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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