Definition of Parts department
1. Noun. The division of a business (e.g. a service garage) that sells replacement parts.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Parts Department
Literary usage of Parts department
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. U. S. Industrial Outlook, 1994: Business Forecasts for 350 IndustriesBusiness & (1994)
"Profits from the average dealership's service and parts department represented ... In 1993, profits of the service and parts department were running about 1 ..."
2. The London Journal of Arts and Sciences by William Newton (1825)
"A. Delangle, Parts,department of the Seine, 7 October, for five years. Perpetual Paper Manufacture. E. Delcambre, Paris, department of the Seine, ..."
3. The Horseless Age (1909)
"... of money in the spare parts department, so, together with the buyer, they are at the mercy of the parts maker. Furthermore, if a replacement is required ..."
4. The City of Detroit, Michigan, 1701-1922 by Clarence Monroe Burton, William Stocking, Gordon K. Miller, S. J. Clarke Publishing Company (1922)
"3, occupying that position until September, 1916, when he was transferred to the service parts department, where he remained until 1918. ..."