The Word is:”part”
noun: part; plural noun: parts
1. an amount or section which, when combined with others, makes up the whole of something.
“divide the circle into three equal parts”
“the last part of the cake”
antonyms: whole, entirety
“I was part of the family”
“the production of aircraft parts”
synonyms: component, bit, constituent, element, unit, module, ingredient
“some car parts are now assembled by people working at home”
“this theme will be further explored in Parts Four and Five of the book”
synonyms: section, division, component, volume, chapter, passage, act, scene, episode, instalment
“this chapter links the second and third parts of the book”
“use a mix of one part cement to five parts ballast”
2. some but not all of something.
“the painting tells only part of the story”
“hold the furthest part of your leg that you can reach”
a region, especially one not clearly specified or delimited.
“those of you who jet off to foreign parts for your holidays”
synonyms: district, neighbourhood, quarter, section, area, region, sector, zone, belt, territory, locality; informal neck of the woods
“her parents lived in another part of the country”
3. a role played by an actor or actress.
“she played a lot of leading parts”
“one of the boy actors played the part of Juliet”
“she was memorizing a part”
synonyms: lines, words, script, dialogue, speech, libretto, book, lyrics, score
“I don’t care how long he’s had to learn the part”
a melody or other constituent of harmony assigned to a particular voice or instrument in a musical work.
“he coped well with the percussion part”
4. the contribution made by someone or something to an action or situation.
“he played a key part in ending the revolt”
synonyms: involvement, role, function, hand, job, task, work, responsibility, capacity, post,
“he was jailed for his part in the affair”
noun: one’s part; plural noun: one’s parts
“in such a place his part is to make good”
6. North American
“the part in her hair was white and straight”
verb: part; 3rd person present: parts; past tense: parted; past participle: parted; gerund or present participle: parting
1. (of two things) move away from each other.
“his lips parted in a smile”
“at that moment the mist parted”
“the curtains parted and the show began”
2. leave someone’s company.
“there was a good deal of kissing before we parted”
“if we part like this I may never see him again”
antonyms: arrive, meet
3. give up possession of; hand over.
“even quite small companies parted with large sums”
“she had no wish to part with any of her land”
4. separate (the hair of the head on either side of the parting) with a comb.
“his hair was centrally parted”
1. to some extent; partly (often used to contrast different parts of something).
“the city is now part slum, part consumer paradise”
not totally, not wholly, not entirely, not fully, incompletely, nearly, very nearly, almost, just about, all but;
slightly, barely, scarcely, fractionally, inadequately, insufficiently, not nearly
“the engine components can be supplied part finished”