ADJECTIVE | all | partial | being or affecting only a part |
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all | partial | showing favoritism | |

all | partial, fond | (followed by 'of' or 'to') having a strong preference or liking for | |

NOUN | cognition | partial, partial derivative | the derivative of a function of two or more variables with respect to a single variable while the other variables are considered to be constant |

cognition | partial, overtone, partial tone | a harmonic with a frequency that is a multiple of the fundamental frequency |

Sounds | paa'rshahl | |
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Rhymes | abdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl... |

Meaning | Being or affecting only a part; not total. | |
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Examples | - "a
*partial*description of the suspect" - "
*partial*collapse" - "a
*partial*eclipse" - "a
*partial*monopoly" - "
*partial*immunity"
| |

Broader | incomplete, uncomplete | not complete or total |

Spanish | parcial | |

Catalan | parcial | |

Nouns | part | something less than the whole of a human artifact |

part | something determined in relation to something that includes it | |

partialness | the state of being only a part | |

Adverbs | partially | in part |

Meaning | showing favoritism. | |
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Narrower | biased, colored, coloured, one-sided, slanted | favoring one person or side over another |

See also | unfair, unjust | not fair |

Opposite | impartial | showing lack of favoritism |

Spanish | injusto, parcial | |

Catalan | injust, parcial | |

Nouns | partiality | an inclination to favor / favor one group or view or opinion over alternatives |

Meaning | (followed by 'of' or 'to') having a strong preference or liking for. | |
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Example | "partial to horror movies" | |

Synonym | fond | |

Broader | inclined | (often followed by 'to') having a preference, disposition, or tendency |

Meaning | The derivative of a function of two or more variables with respect to a single variable while the other variables are considered to be constant. | |
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Synonym | partial derivative | |

Broader | derived function, derivative, differential coefficient, differential, first derivative | The result of mathematical differentiation |

Spanish | derivada parcial | |

Catalan | derivada parcial |

Meaning | A harmonic with a frequency that is a multiple of the fundamental frequency. | |
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Synonyms | overtone, partial tone | |

Broader | harmonic | A tone that is a component of a complex sound |

Spanish | armónico, sobretono |

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