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Definition of section verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

      

    section

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//ˈsɛkʃn//
     
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they section
     
    he / she / it sections
     
    past simple sectioned
     
    -ing form sectioning
     
     
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    medical/biology
  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