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parcel

 
Noun parcel has 4 senses
  1. package, parcel - a wrapped container
    --1 is a kind of container
    --1 has particulars: bundle, sheaf; pack; packet
    Derived form: verb parcel3
  2. parcel, portion, share - the result of parcelling out or sharing; "death gets more than its share of attention from theologicans"
    --2 is a kind of allotment, apportionment, apportioning, allocation, parceling, parcelling, assignation
  3. tract, piece of land, piece of ground, parcel of land, parcel - an extended area of land
    --3 is a kind of geographical area, geographic area, geographical region, geographic region
    --3 has particulars:
     baseball diamond, diamond, infield; center field, center; left field, left; outfield; right field, right; short; yard, railway yard; oasis; battlefield, battleground, field of battle, field of honor, field; minefield; breeding ground; clearing, glade; field; field of fire; grounds; playing field, athletic field, playing area, field; industrial park; grassland; mud flat; parade ground; fairground; midway; fairway; park, parkland; park, commons, common, green; picnic area, picnic ground; public square, square; toll plaza; range; sector; site, land site; subdivision; mine field; terrain; plot, plot of ground, patch; lot; yard
    Derived form: verb parcel1
  4. package, bundle, packet, parcel - a collection of things wrapped or boxed together
    --4 is a kind of collection, aggregation, accumulation, assemblage
    --4 has particulars: wisp
    Derived form: verb parcel3
Verb parcel has 3 senses
  1. parcel - divide into parts; "The developers parceled the land"
    --1 is one way to
    divide, split, split up, separate, dissever, carve up
    Derived forms: noun parcel3, noun parcellation1, noun parcelling1, noun parceling1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  2. parcel - cover with strips of canvas; "parcel rope"
    --2 is one way to
    cover
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  3. parcel - make into a wrapped container
    --3 is one way to
    wrap, wrap up
    Derived forms: noun parcel4, noun parcel1, noun parcellation1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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