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English definition of “segment”

segment

noun [C]     /ˈseɡ.mənt/
any of the parts into which something (especially a circle or sphere) can be divided or into which it is naturally divided: The salad was decorated with segments of orange. People over the age of 85 make up the fastest-growing population segment.Words meaning parts of things
(Definition of segment noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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