partage

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French partage, from partir (to share).

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Noun[edit]

partage (plural partages)

  1. (obsolete) A part, portion or share.
  2. (now rare) Division, sharing; the act of portioning out or dividing up.
    • 1603, John Florio, trans. Michel de Montaigne, Essays, I.46:
      looke into our Royall house, where so many partages [tr. partages], so many surnames, and so many severall titles have so encumbred us, that the originall of the stocke is utterly lost.
  3. (archaic, archaeology) The one-time standard practice of the divvying up of artifacts between archaeologists, their patrons and the host territory.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

partir +‎ -age

Noun[edit]

partage m (plural partages)

  1. sharing (act of sharing)

Verb[edit]

partage

  1. first-person singular present indicative of partager
  2. third-person singular present indicative of partager
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of partager
  4. first-person singular present subjunctive of partager
  5. second-person singular imperative of partager

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