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1. partial

adjective. ['ˈpɑːrʃəl'] being or affecting only a part; not total.

Synonyms

  • incomplete

Antonyms

  • uncolored
  • colorlessness

Etymology

  • parcial (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • partialis (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Partial Eclipse

  • microchips
  • outstrips
  • strips
  • strip's
  • scripts
  • scripps
  • scripp's
  • equips
  • whips
  • whipps
  • trips
  • trip's
  • tripp's
  • thrips
  • snips
  • slips
  • skips
  • quips
  • grips
  • flips
  • ellipse
  • drips
  • dripps
  • crips
  • cripps
  • blips
  • zips
  • tips
  • tipps
  • sips

Example sentences of the word partial-eclipse


1. Noun Phrase
People just outside the umbra are in the penumbra, and will see a partial eclipse.

2. Noun Phrase
When part of the moon passes through the umbra in a partial eclipse, that part becomes dark.

2. eclipse

noun. ['ɪˈklɪps, əˈklɪps, iːˈklɪps'] one celestial body obscures another.

Synonyms

  • partial eclipse
  • immersion
  • egress
  • solar eclipse
  • total eclipse
  • emersion
  • ingress
  • occultation
  • break
  • lunar eclipse

Antonyms

  • ingress
  • immersion
  • egress
  • appearance

Etymology

  • eclipsis (Latin)
  • ἔκλειψις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. eclipse

verb. ['ɪˈklɪps, əˈklɪps, iːˈklɪps'] cause an eclipse of (a celestial body) by intervention.

Synonyms

  • occult

Antonyms

  • disappearance
  • keep quiet

Etymology

  • eclipsis (Latin)
  • ἔκλειψις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. eclipse

verb. ['ɪˈklɪps, əˈklɪps, iːˈklɪps'] be greater in significance than.

Synonyms

  • dominate
  • hover
  • loom
  • overshadow
  • bulk large

Antonyms

  • stay
  • unify
  • keep
  • respect

Etymology

  • eclipsis (Latin)
  • ἔκλειψις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

5. partial

adjective. ['ˈpɑːrʃəl'] showing favoritism.

Synonyms

  • unjust
  • colored
  • unfair
  • one-sided
  • biased
  • slanted

Antonyms

  • fair
  • unfairness
  • inequity
  • right

Etymology

  • parcial (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • partialis (Latin)

6. partial

noun. ['ˈpɑːrʃəl'] a harmonic with a frequency that is a multiple of the fundamental frequency.

Synonyms

  • partial tone
  • harmonic

Antonyms

  • honorable
  • just
  • equitable

Etymology

  • parcial (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • partialis (Latin)

7. partial

adjective. ['ˈpɑːrʃəl'] (followed by of' orto') having a strong preference or liking for.

Synonyms

  • inclined

Antonyms

  • white
  • natural

Etymology

  • parcial (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • partialis (Latin)

8. partial

noun. ['ˈpɑːrʃəl'] the derivative of a function of two or more variables with respect to a single variable while the other variables are considered to be constant.

Synonyms

  • differential
  • derived function
  • derivative
  • differential coefficient
  • first derivative

Antonyms

  • reversible
  • horizontal
  • vertical
  • sameness

Etymology

  • parcial (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • partialis (Latin)
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