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partition,

n the process of distributing an essential oil among several solvents by using the various soluble properties of the components within the essential oil.
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See also Pippa Virdee, "Partition in Transition: Comparative Analysis of Migration in Ludhiana and Lyallpur," in Anjali Gera Roy and Nandi Bhatia, eds, Partitioned Lives: Narratives of Home, Displacement and Resettlement, New Delhi: Dorling Kindersley, 2008, 156-73.
As a result, the ES7000 can be logically partitioned into isolated server environments--dozens of virtual machines executing workloads simultaneously.
First Safety-Critical Ada Product for Partitioned Real-Time Kernel
In cases where the user's hard disk is partitioned only as one drive, that meant the user could not image their system at all from within Windows.