Portion and Section

Portion

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Portion noun – One of the pieces from which something is designed to be assembled.
Usage example: equal portions of the students' day are devoted to study, recreation, and sleep

Section is a synonym for portion in part topic. In some cases you can use "Section" instead the word "Portion" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like share, piece, excerpt, serialized story. popular alternative
Nearby Words: portioned, portioning, porting, portionless
Synonyms for Portion

Section

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Section noun – One of the pieces from which something is designed to be assembled.
Usage example: had trouble fitting the sections of the bookcase together

Portion is a synonym for section in part topic. You can use "Portion" instead the word "Section" as a noun or a verb, if it concerns topics such as thing, division, piece, segment. popular alternative
Nearby Words: sectioned, sector, sect, sectioning, sectional
Synonyms for Section

How words are described

good good portion good section
special special portion special section
long long portion long section
particular particular portion particular section
Other adjectives: brief, middle, short, certain, top, small, entire, large, huge, tiny, lower, main, major, final, significant, next, last, latter, sizable, stealth, instrumental.

Both words in one sentence

  • Video Game / Assassin's Creed: Rogue Interquel: The Animus portion of the game takes place between Black Flag and Haytham's section of 3 and before and during Connor's portion of Assassin's Creed III.
  • Foreboding Architecture In the final portion of the game, you will arrive at certain rooms containing bosses connected by a ridiculous minecart...boarding section.
  • Deep Dungeon requires use of the rumors section to unlock as well, and is found in a very isolated portion of the map.
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