|Origin:||segmentum, from secare 'to cut'|
a part of something that is different from or affected differently from the whole in some way
segments of the population
a part of a fruit, flower, or insect that it naturally divides into:
Decorate with orange segments.
the part of a circle that is separated from the rest of the circle when you draw a straight line across it
the part of a line or of a length of something between two points
segments of DNA