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1. Division into segments.
2. Embryology See cleavage.
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1. the act or an instance of dividing into segments
2. (Biology) embryol another name for cleavage4
3. (Zoology) zoology another name for metamerism1
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seg•men•ta•tion(ˌsɛg mənˈteɪ ʃən)
1. division into segments.
a. the subdivision of an organism or of an organ into more or less equivalent parts.
b. cell division.
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|Noun||1.||segmentation - (embryology) the repeated division of a fertilised ovum|
embryology - the branch of biology that studies the formation and early development of living organisms
cell division, cellular division - the process in reproduction and growth by which a cell divides to form daughter cells
|2.||segmentation - the act of dividing or partitioning; separation by the creation of a boundary that divides or keeps apart|
separation - the act of dividing or disconnecting
subdivision - the act of subdividing; division of something previously divided
septation - the division or partitioning of a cavity into parts by a septum
zoning - dividing an area into zones or sections reserved for different purposes such as residence and business and manufacturing etc
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segmentation[ˌsegmənˈteɪʃən] N → segmentación f
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segmentation[ˌsɛgmɛnˈteɪʃən] n → segmentation f
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segmentation[ˌsɛgmɛnˈteɪʃ/ən] n → segmentazione f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
n. segmentación, acto de dividir en partes.
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