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Definition of section verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they section
    he / she / it sections
    past simple sectioned
    -ing form sectioning
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  1. 1section something (medical) to divide body tissue by cutting
  2. 2section something (biology) to cut animal or plant tissue into thin slices in order to look at it under a microscope
  3. Phrasal Verbssection somethingoff
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: section