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Noun: segment  seg-munt
  1. One of several parts or pieces that fit with others to constitute a whole object
    "finished the final segment of the road";
    - section
     
  2. One of the parts into which something naturally divides
    "a segment of an orange"
     
  3. (phonetics) a single speech sound; a consonant or a vowel
Verb: segment  seg-munt
  1. Divide into segments
    "segment a compound word";
    - section
     
  2. Divide or split up
    "The cells segmented"

Derived forms: segmenting, segments, segmented

Type of: divide, part, piece, portion, separate

Part of: unit, whole

Encyclopedia: Segment