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English definition of “parting”

parting

noun [C/U]  /ˈpɑr·t̬ɪŋ/ us  

parting noun [C/U] (SEPARATE)

the act of leaving or of moving apart: [C] It was a sad parting, because we knew it was the last time we would see each other.

parting

adjective [not gradable]  /ˈpɑr·t̬ɪŋ/ us  
showing that you are leaving a person or place: She gave him a parting wave.
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