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Meaning of “parting” - Learner’s Dictionary

parting

noun     /ˈpɑːtɪŋ/
SEPARATION [C, U] formal
separation from someone, often for a long time: The pain of parting gradually lessened over the years.Ending relationships and divorce
HAIR [C] UK ( US part)
the line on your head made by brushing your hair in two different directionsHairstyles
Translations of “parting”
in Korean 가르마…
in Arabic مَفرَق الشعْر…
in Portuguese risca…
in Catalan clenxa…
in Japanese 髪の分け目…
in Italian riga (dei capelli)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 分開, 分手, 分別…
in Russian разлука, пробор в волосах…
in Turkish ayrılma, veda, vedalaşma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 分开, 分手, 分别…
in Polish rozstanie, przedziałek…
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