An action which divides a thing into parts, or separates one thing from another.

A part of something that had been divided, each of its results.

The division of a territory into two or more autonomous ones.

*Monarchies where ***partition** isn't prohibited risk weakening trough parcellation and civil wars between the heirs.

A vertical structure that divides a room.

A section of a hard disk separately formatted.

A collection of non-empty, disjoint subsets of a set whose union is the set itself (i.e. all elements of the set are contained in exactly one of the subsets).