2. Noun. a partitioning of something in a different manner ¹
3. Noun. (computing) a formatting of a hard drive into different partitions ¹
4. Verb. (transitive) to partition again ¹
5. Verb. (transitive computing) to format a hard drive into different partitions ¹
¹ Source: wiktionary.com
Definition of Repartition
1. [n -S]
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Repartition
repartition (current term)
Literary usage of Repartition
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1. Liberal Reform in an Illiberal Regime: The Creation of Private Property in by Stephen F. Williams (2006)
"Even from the start, all three practices had their downsides: Open fields involved practical inconveniences; repartition dulled incentives to invest and ..."
2. Reflections on the Revolution in France: And on the Proceedings in Certain by Edmund Burke (1791)
"... and mercy through all departments, no fair repartition of burthens upon all the orders could ..."
3. The Anthropological Review by Anthropological Society of London (1865)
"He had stated, on the contrary, that before the first invasion the repartition in Europe of fair and brown individuals was in its ensemble, though not in ..."
4. Ireland Past and Present by Augustus J. Thébaud, John Habberton (1878)
"It was only in the event of the extinction of a clan that the topography was altered, and frequently a general repartition of land among neighboring tribes ..."
5. The History of Normandy and of England by Francis Palgrave (1878)
"A formal repartition of the ceded ter- ntory ensued, chieftains and soldiery taking or retaining their shares. The Carlovingian title of Count was adopted ..."
6. The Life of Christopher Columbus by Francesco Tarducci (1890)
"Hull of repartition.—Dispositions relative to the lands discovered.— Preparations for a second expedition.—Intrigues and plots of Portugal and Spain. ..."