fragment

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English[edit]

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A fragment [1] of a vessel
A fragment [1] of an ancient writing

Etymology[edit]

From French, from Latin fragmentum ‎(a fragment, remnant), from frangere, present active infinitive of frangō ‎(I break). See also fraction.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (noun) IPA(key): /ˈfɹæɡmənt/
  • (verb) IPA(key): /fɹæɡˈmɛnt/, /ˈfɹæɡmɛnt/

Noun[edit]

fragment ‎(plural fragments)

  1. A part broken off; a small, detached portion; an imperfect part; as, a fragment of an ancient writing.
  2. (grammar) A sentence not containing a subject or a predicate.
  3. (computing) An incomplete portion of code.

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Verb[edit]

fragment ‎(third-person singular simple present fragments, present participle fragmenting, simple past and past participle fragmented)

  1. (intransitive) To break apart.
  2. (transitive) To cause to be broken into pieces.
  3. (transitive, computing) To break up and disperse (a file) into non-contiguous areas of a disk.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin fragmentum ‎(a fragment, remnant), from frangere ‎(to break).

Noun[edit]

fragment m ‎(plural fragments)

  1. a fragment

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin fragmentum.

Noun[edit]

fragment m

  1. fragment (portion or segment of an object)

External links[edit]

  • fragment in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • fragment in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: frag‧ment
  • Rhymes: -ɛnt

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin fragmentum ‎(a fragment, remnant), from frangere ‎(to break).

Noun[edit]

fragment n ‎(plural fragmenten, diminutive fragmentje n)

  1. a fragment

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin fragmentum ‎(a fragment, remnant), from frangere ‎(to break).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fʁaɡ.mɑ̃/
  • (file)
  • Homophone: fragments
  • Hyphenation: frag‧ment

Noun[edit]

fragment m ‎(plural fragments)

  1. fragment

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Polish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

fragment m inan

  1. fragment

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French fragment and its source, Latin fragmentum.

Noun[edit]

fragment n ‎(plural fragmente)

  1. fragment

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin fragmentum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /frǎɡment/
  • Hyphenation: frag‧ment

Noun[edit]

fràgment m ‎(Cyrillic spelling фра̀гмент)

  1. fragment

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • fragment” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin fragmentum.

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Noun[edit]

fragment n

  1. a fragment

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