1.1(of object, newspaper, orchestra) sección feminine(of machine, piece of furniture) parte feminine(of road) tramo masculine(of city, population, public opinion) sector masculine(of orange) gajo masculinethe first section of the book — la primera parte del libro
- (of document) section two, subsection one — artículo dos, punto / inciso primero
- The supply network to Johannesburg consumers is to be divided into 40 sections, with one section being converted at a time.
- It is divided into six sections, with each section containing six chapters, for a total of 36 chapters.
- A team of 12 engineers and contractors spent six weeks using heavy cutting gear to separate the two sections.
- Inside it was divided into two distinct sections.
- The book is divided into three main sections covering background, methods, and applications.
- The profile information is presented individually town-by-town with a separate section devoted to our rural areas.
- Well, that must be right because those two sections apply in civil cases.
- She had taken all reasonable steps to take and act on advice as required by section 14A.
- The menu is divided into two distinct sections but you can pick and choose accordingly.
- This exhibition is divided into two sections, the first section involves 16 participants tutored by Bridget O'Hara.
- But the last section entitled " Balzac the observer " has universal relevance.
- And I don't separate sections of posts with rows of asterisks, either.
- This tent was separated into two sections by a heavy partition.
- His report mentioned one section which dealt with the historical evolution of the village.
- Where there is a non-smoking pub there should also be one that is smoking (or separated sections in the same pub.)
- But Review remains a separate section and it's all the better for it.
- Separate sections have been designed for younger children and toddlers.
- You can click on separate sections for news and image searches - a fairly standard feature these days.
- If anything the park should be bigger, with separate novice and expert sections, seating for parents, toilets and a burger bar.
- Divided into five distinct sections, each portion emphasises different aspects of Shingon Buddhism.
- Use the crimping plates on small sections of the separated pieces down the length of your hair.
- After its eight-bar introduction, the movement divides into three distinct sections plus a coda.
- Part down the middle, then divide hair into sections, front to back.
- After lifting and dividing, replant sections from outside the clump and discard the old center.
- I mean, the odd thing is that Clinton devoted a large section of the book to his childhood.
- The section titled Structural Integrity addresses the structural integrity of the computational approach.
- It was basically a giant wedge divided into three sections front to back.
- The descriptions of the varied habits of thomsonite presented below are divided into two sections based on cavity size.
- Like Stryk, he divided the book into sections and did not arrange the poems specifically by previous book titles.
- There were arches in the room and some audience members were sitting in separate sections.
- It includes a full section devoted to the years 1937-1945.
- A separate section is devoted to the various types of fishing nets used by fishermen communities in the south.
- The film is divided into three distinct sections.
- Food Safety is separated into sections in the report.
- The room has three separate sections with different temperatures.
- Perhaps you could include a small section devoted to explaining the 100 most common acronyms.
- They say that the buildings and structures enhance the look of the gardens and help to break them up into separate sections.
- Now, Justice Sully assumed that section 11A applied, did he not?
- Timetables of express and passenger trains of all the four railway zones have been provided in separate sections.
- The book's three sections cover ambiguity in three areas: news, measurement, and explanation.
- The collection is divided into four sections with each section arranged around a particular subject.
1.2US (unit of land measurement)640 acres o 2,59km²
- Here they talk about acres, but in West Texas we measure land in sections.
- With the help of other concerned citizens, they eventually succeeded in gaining a permit to graze their flocks on 14 sections of Forest Service land.
2.1(department)sección feminine(manager/supervisor) (before noun) de secciónthe design section — la sección de diseño
- Tickets for a match must be sold in a way so that fans of rival teams occupy separate sections of a stadium.
- We still represent a very large section of the population.
- Last year Swinney, who has faced constant sniping about his leadership credentials from some sections within the party, faced down a challenge by Glasgow activist Bill Wilson.
- There are sections within the government that are putting new and difficult demands for the GAM to fulfill.
- There exists within sections of the white electorate a deep cynicism towards the traditional political parties.
- Trimble, who said he felt euphoric after the result, vowed to try to persuade all sections of the party to support him.
- Within sections of the armed forces too, a particular interpretation of religion was institutionalised.
- With that Steve walked over to the men's section of the store.
- The ecumenism was typical of the girl and of the city, or at least of certain sections within it.
- This is much more about tensions within different sections of communities.
- Cruise has just launched some new jewellery sections within its stores, and there are some really interesting individual pieces.
- No section of society should be deprived of an education to the highest level.
- This was the line pursued at the time by the body politic and large sections of the media to justify a knee-jerk reaction and savage state repression.
- The inmates are kept together in a dormitory kind of set up with separate sections for men and women.
- In the children's section of department stores and in banks there are often toys to be found.
- The professional section of the bourgeoisie gradually lost its former autonomy and social distinction.
- We recognize there is goodwill within certain sections of the government at a state level to tackle this problem.
- Support for vouchers is growing within sections of the Democratic Party.
- The government has already alienated a large section of the population through existing anti-terror legislation.
- They accused some sections of that body of trying to frustrate the inquiry.
- Its military, working dog section consists of a single dog and it doesn't even belong to the Air Force.
- Due to the nature of current combat operations in Iraq, our primary mounted maneuver unit is the section.
- Military and DA civilian leaders have responsibility for what their sections, units, or organizations do or fail to do.
- This latter cavalry regiment had sent one section still farther forward into Persia.
- A unit of action may vary from a nine-man infantry section through to a 3500-person brigade.
- Soldiers will be trained to deploy as individuals, sections or units.
- Basson is still working for South Africa in its military's medical section.
- In Bosnia, IO staff sections were formed in units below brigade.
- It has tested each of you as an individual and, more importantly, as part of a war fighting infantry section.
- It is our tank sections and infantry squads that invariably make contact with hostile forces, not companies or battalions.
3(in geometry, drawing)sección femininecorte masculinea vertical/horizontal section — una sección / un corte vertical/horizontal
- The vector field represents a vertical section through a vortex ring.
- This technique involves mentally dividing the image in the viewfinder up into a grid of three horizontal and vertical sections.
4.1(thin slice)sección feminine
- Serial transverse sections showed homogeneous pale red-brown parenchyma without discrete abnormality.
- Immunohistochemical studies were performed using formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue sections of the cyst wall.
- The animal from which the tissue sections are prepared is important.
- Sets of transverse, serial thin sections were prepared to document growth and increase in detail.
- At least three tissue sections from each of the 49 biopsy samples from the 15 patients considered were analyzed.
4.2(in surgery)sección feminine
- The mother had an elective cesarean section in order to ensure proper management of the airway during delivery.
- Obviously, if you have to deliver via Caesarian section it will take longer for you to get back on your bike.
- Once considered unthinkable, vaginal delivery after a previous caesarean section remains a safe option for many women.
- No staining in the retina or any other parts of the body was detected on sections.
- On coronal sections, a mass measuring 4 cm in diameter was observed in the right frontal lobe white matter.
1(divide)(area/map) dividir(line) segmentarthey sectioned off part of the office — separaron parte de la oficina con una mampara (or tabique etc.)
- The restrictions will apply when the pool is sectioned into lanes.
- Israeli forces had sectioned Gaza into three parts, closing off the coastal road in front of Netzarim to all traffic.
- The brush is sectioned so that the bristles appear at regular intervals around the barrel.
- The space was simply sectioned with a seating area to one end and a bespoke stainless-steel kitchen to the other.
- I sectioned the long whiskey barrel staves with the chainsaw.
- The only way to tell a dolphin's age for definite is by sectioning a tooth, said Mr Whooley.
- The common room was a large circular room, with three-quarters of the walls being sectioned into small little box-shaped cubby holes where university students got their usual circulars, mail, etc. etc.
- I thought about sectioning it but in the end went for the long-list system which makes me look well read.
- To prevent copying, DVDs are sectioned into blocks that are each encrypted using a content scrambling system.
- They've already sectioned the house into a rich and poor side, they've sent a contestant to South Africa, they've made the house ‘evil’.
2(cut through)(rock/prism) seccionar(rock/prism) hacer un corte de
- The vastus medialis muscle, which completely surrounds the patella in the pig, was sectioned to expose the articular capsule.
- Because of their predominantly vertical orientation, the basilar segmental bronchi of the right lower lobe are routinely sectioned transversely on CT.
- On sectioning the liver, diffuse tan miliary lesions surrounded by dark red hemorrhagic tissue were seen.
- If these foci are sectioned perfectly, diagnosis is not difficult because the parallel arrangement of the prongs is obvious.
- At autopsy, the heart was longitudinally sectioned through the left atrium and left ventricle.
3BritishMedicineinternar en un hospital siquiátrico
- It is therefore highly unlikely that he will be abstinent from alcohol unless he was sectioned and in a locked environment.
- He was taken from his home in Brentwood and sectioned under the mental health act.
- In 2003, he was sectioned under the mental health act and diagnosed as suffering from manic depression.
- He was sectioned to Green Lane Hospital in 2002 although he escaped regularly and went home.
- She was sectioned to a mental hospital in Marrakesh.