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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpartingpart‧ing1 /ˈpɑːtɪŋ $ ˈpɑːr-/ noun  1 [countable, uncountable]LEAVE A PLACE an occasion when two people leave each other an emotional parting at the airport the moment of partingon parting He gave her a light kiss on parting.2 [countable] British EnglishDCB the line on your head made by dividing your hair with a comb syn part American English a centre parting3 parting of the ways
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partingSo many meetings and partings must have taken place beneath his roof, so many dark plots hatched between his hospitable walls.She will dread the thought of that final parting, which must come in time.It was grief-stricken Abigail who made the final parting gesture.I owe it to Victoria to lend some retrospective weight to our parting.Martina and I performed the uncertain dance of people parting, with its limited steps.Not surprisingly it was Margaret who felt the parting most.the parting of clouds