partial definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, relating to, becoming, or affecting just a component; maybe not total; incomplete: the master plan calls for limited implementation of missiles. The police have only a partial description of this suspect.
    • Favoring anyone or part over another or other individuals; biased or prejudiced: a choice that was partial into plaintiff.
    • Having a particular liking or fondness for something or some one: partial to spicy food.
    • Mathematics Of or being functions or sequences of operations, such as for example differentiation and integration, whenever put on only 1 of a number of factors at the same time.
    • present as a part or section; incomplete.
    • explaining a house that holds only when an algorithm terminates.
    • Biased and only you, part, or standpoint, especially when dealing with a competition or dispute.
    • Of, related to, or affecting, part only; not basic or universal; maybe not total or whole.
    • Inclined to favor one-party in an underlying cause, or one part of a concern, even more then other; biased; perhaps not indifferent.
    • Having a predilection for; inclined to favor unreasonably; foolishly fond.
    • related to a subordinate part
    • (accompanied by `of' or `to') having a very good preference or liking for
    • showing favoritism
    • becoming or influencing only a part; maybe not total
  • noun:
    • Music See harmonic.
    • Mathematics A partial derivative.
    • A partial derivative: a derivative with respect to one separate variable of a function in multiple variables.
    • An overtone or harmonic.
    • dentures that substitute only a number of the normal teeth
    • just like partial tone.
    • the by-product of a function of two or more factors pertaining to just one adjustable even though the other factors are thought become continual
    • a harmonic with a frequency that is a multiple associated with the fundamental frequency
  • others:
    • Affecting part only; perhaps not basic or universal; not total.
    • In botany, subordinate; secondary: as, a partial umbel, peduncle, or involucre.
    • Inclined to prefer one-party in an underlying cause or one part of a concern a lot more than others; maybe not indifferent; exhibiting favoritism; in a restricted sense, unjust or unjust through favoritism.
    • Greatly or unduly inclined to favor people or thing; having a liking for, or a prejudice and only, an object: whenever utilized in the predicate, with to ahead of the object.
    • 3 and Prejudiced, prepossessed, warped, unfair, one-sided.

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