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# Partial

-ɑː(r)ʃəl- Partial Adjective
- Existing as a part or portion; incomplete.
*So far, I have only pieced together a***partial**account of the incident.

- Describing a property that holds only when an algorithm terminates.
*It's easy to prove***partial**correctness, but it's not obvious that it is also totally correct.

- Biased in favor of a person, side, or point of view, especially when dealing with a competition or dispute.
*The referee is blatantly partial!.*

- Partial Noun
- A
**partial**derivative: a derivative with respect to one independent variable of a function in multiple variables. - An overtone or harmonic.
- Dentures that replace only some of the natural teeth.