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sectional

Pronunciation: /ˈsekʃnəl; ˈsekʃənl/

Translation of sectional in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 [quarrel/rivalry] entre facciones; [interests] de grupo
    Example sentences
    • But in the parliament in August, the only opposition came from parties that represent sectional and regional interests.
    • We come from Lismore's urban, village, and rural areas and do not represent any party, business or sectional interest.
    • Some eight years down the road, it is important that vocal sectional interests do not blind the community to reforms that are in the public interest.
    1.2 [diagram/view] en sección or corte
    Example sentences
    • There will be working models and sectional views to explain how important it is to conserve and tap rainwater.
    • Lightweight technology is applied to commands such as dimensioning, mating, components insertion, interference detection, and sectional views.
    • A follow-up CT scan of the chest 6 months later included sectional views of the upper abdomen and showed an abnormality in the pancreas.
    1.3 [furniture] modular
    Example sentences
    • Finally, a student named Ben was selling a sectional couch in the classifieds section.
    • Families have a permanent base to park their caravans or erect sectional buildings.
    • The project saw the aging clubhouse replaced by a sectional timber building.

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