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porsiyon : portion (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: porcin: portion ]
Synonyms: bahin

Derivatives of porsiyon


Glosses:
portion
n. (linkdef)1. component, component part, constituent, part, portionsomething determined in relation to something that includes it.; "he wanted to feel a part of something bigger than himself"; "I read a portion of the manuscript"; "the smaller component is hard to reach"; "the animal constituent of plankton"
~ substancethe real physical matter of which a person or thing consists.; "DNA is the substance of our genes"
~ relationan abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together.
~ language unit, linguistic unitone of the natural units into which linguistic messages can be analyzed.
~ item, pointa distinct part that can be specified separately in a group of things that could be enumerated on a list.; "he noticed an item in the New York Times"; "she had several items on her shopping list"; "the main point on the agenda was taken up first"
~ buttthe part of a plant from which the roots spring or the part of a stalk or trunk nearest the roots.
~ meronymy, part to whole relationthe semantic relation that holds between a part and the whole.
~ basis, basethe most important or necessary part of something.; "the basis of this drink is orange juice"
~ detail, item, particulara small part that can be considered separately from the whole.; "it was perfect in all details"
~ unitan individual or group or structure or other entity regarded as a structural or functional constituent of a whole.; "the reduced the number of units and installations"; "the word is a basic linguistic unit"
~ memberanything that belongs to a set or class.; "snakes are members of the class Reptilia"; "members of the opposite sex"
~ remainder, residual, residuum, rest, residue, balancesomething left after other parts have been taken away.; "there was no remainder"; "he threw away the rest"; "he took what he wanted and I got the balance"
~ subparta part of a part.
n. (artifact)2. part, portionsomething less than the whole of a human artifact.; "the rear part of the house"; "glue the two parts together"
~ object, physical objecta tangible and visible entity; an entity that can cast a shadow.; "it was full of rackets, balls and other objects"
~ whole, unitan assemblage of parts that is regarded as a single entity.; "how big is that part compared to the whole?"; "the team is a unit"
~ appendagea part that is joined to something larger.
~ bitthe part of a key that enters a lock and lifts the tumblers.
~ bottleneckthe narrow part of a bottle near the top.
~ bulba rounded part of a cylindrical instrument (usually at one end).; "the bulb of a syringe"
~ stub, buttthe small unused part of something (especially the end of a cigarette that is left after smoking).
~ constituent, element, componentan artifact that is one of the individual parts of which a composite entity is made up; especially a part that can be separated from or attached to a system.; "spare components for cars"; "a component or constituent element of a system"
~ cutouta part that is cut out or is intended to be cut out.
~ foiblethe weaker part of a sword's blade from the forte to the tip.
~ fore edge, foredgethe part of a book that faces inward when the book is shelved; the part opposite the spine.
~ fortethe stronger part of a sword blade between the hilt and the foible.
~ fractiona small part or item forming a piece of a whole.
~ heel(golf) the part of the clubhead where it joins the shaft.
~ hubthe central part of a car wheel (or fan or propeller etc) through which the shaft or axle passes.
~ jetsamthe part of a ship's equipment or cargo that is thrown overboard to lighten the load in a storm.
~ limbeither of the two halves of a bow from handle to tip.; "the upper limb of the bow"
~ necka narrow part of an artifact that resembles a neck in position or form.; "the banjo had a long neck"; "the bottle had a wide neck"
~ peenthe part of a hammerhead opposite the flat striking surface (may have various shapes).
~ piecea separate part of a whole.; "an important piece of the evidence"
~ pressinga metal or plastic part that is made by a mechanical press.
~ seata part of a machine that supports or guides another part.
~ segment, sectionone of several parts or pieces that fit with others to constitute a whole object.; "a section of a fishing rod"; "metal sections were used below ground"; "finished the final segment of the road"
~ waist, shankthe narrow part of the shoe connecting the heel and the wide part of the sole.
~ backbone, spinethe part of a book's cover that encloses the inner side of the book's pages and that faces outward when the book is shelved.; "the title and author were printed on the spine of the book"
~ toe(golf) the part of a clubhead farthest from the shaft.
~ turnout, wideninga part of a road that has been widened to allow cars to pass or park.
~ upstagethe rear part of the stage.
~ upstairsthe part of a building above the ground floor.; "no one was allowed to see the upstairs"
~ wreckagethe remaining parts of something that has been wrecked.; "they searched the wreckage for signs of survivors"
n. (act)3. parcel, portion, sharethe allotment of some amount by dividing something.; "death gets more than its share of attention from theologians"
~ apportioning, apportionment, parceling, parcelling, allocation, allotment, assignationthe act of distributing by allotting or apportioning; distribution according to a plan.; "the apportionment of seats in the House of Representatives is based on the relative population of each state"
n. (possession)4. part, percentage, portion, shareassets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group.; "he wanted his share in cash"
~ earnings, net income, net profit, profit, profits, lucre, netthe excess of revenues over outlays in a given period of time (including depreciation and other non-cash expenses).
~ tranchea portion of something (especially money).
~ dispensationa share that has been dispensed or distributed.
~ dolea share of money or food or clothing that has been charitably given.
~ waya portion of something divided into shares.; "they split the loot three ways"
~ rationa fixed portion that is allotted (especially in times of scarcity).
~ allowancean amount allowed or granted (as during a given period).; "travel allowance"; "my weekly allowance of two eggs"; "a child's allowance should not be too generous"
~ slice, piecea share of something.; "a slice of the company's revenue"
~ splita promised or claimed share of loot or money.; "he demanded his split before they disbanded"
~ stake, interest(law) a right or legal share of something; a financial involvement with something.; "they have interests all over the world"; "a stake in the company's future"
~ profit sharinga system in which employees receive a share of the net profits of the business.
~ cuta share of the profits.; "everyone got a cut of the earnings"
~ allocation, allotmenta share set aside for a specific purpose.
~ assetsanything of material value or usefulness that is owned by a person or company.
n. (state)5. circumstances, destiny, fate, fortune, lot, luck, portionyour overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you).; "whatever my fortune may be"; "deserved a better fate"; "has a happy lot"; "the luck of the Irish"; "a victim of circumstances"; "success that was her portion"
~ conditiona mode of being or form of existence of a person or thing.; "the human condition"
~ good fortune, good luck, luckinessan auspicious state resulting from favorable outcomes.
~ providencea manifestation of God's foresightful care for his creatures.
~ bad luck, ill luck, tough luck, misfortunean unfortunate state resulting from unfavorable outcomes.
~ failurelack of success.; "he felt that his entire life had been a failure"; "that year there was a crop failure"
n. (possession)6. dower, dowery, dowry, portionmoney or property brought by a woman to her husband at marriage.
~ giftsomething acquired without compensation.
n. (food)7. helping, portion, servingan individual quantity of food or drink taken as part of a meal.; "the helpings were all small"; "his portion was larger than hers"; "there's enough for two servings each"
~ meal, repastthe food served and eaten at one time.
~ mouthful, tastea small amount eaten or drunk.; "take a taste--you'll like it"
~ drumstickthe lower joint of the leg of a fowl.
~ second joint, thighthe upper joint of the leg of a fowl.
~ white meat, breastmeat carved from the breast of a fowl.
~ wingthe wing of a fowl.; "he preferred the drumsticks to the wings"
~ medalliona circular helping of food (especially a boneless cut of meat).; "medallions of veal"
~ oystera small muscle on each side of the back of a fowl.
~ parson's nose, pope's nosethe tail of a dressed fowl.
~ slice, piecea serving that has been cut from a larger portion.; "a piece of pie"; "a slice of bread"
~ round of drinks, rounda serving to each of a group (usually alcoholic).; "he ordered a second round"
~ drinka single serving of a beverage.; "I asked for a hot drink"; "likes a drink before dinner"
~ libationa serving (of wine) poured out in honor of a deity.
~ small indefinite amount, small indefinite quantityan indefinite quantity that is below average size or magnitude.
v. (possession)8. allot, assign, portiongive out.; "We were assigned new uniforms"
~ appropriate, earmark, set aside, reserve, allowgive or assign a resource to a particular person or cause.; "I will earmark this money for your research"; "She sets aside time for meditation every day"
~ allocate, apportiondistribute according to a plan or set apart for a special purpose.; "I am allocating a loaf of bread to everyone on a daily basis"; "I'm allocating the rations for the camping trip"
~ deal out, dish out, dispense, distribute, dole out, mete out, parcel out, shell out, lot, administer, allot, dealadminister or bestow, as in small portions.; "administer critical remarks to everyone present"; "dole out some money"; "shell out pocket money for the children"; "deal a blow to someone"; "the machine dispenses soft drinks"