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partition off

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phrasal verb [transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theypartition off
he/she/itpartitions off
present participlepartitioning off
past tensepartitioned off
past participlepartitioned off
  1. to separate an area from the rest of a room with a partition

    The foreman's office was partitioned off from the shop floor.

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