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a·part

apart

 
pronunciation:
part
phrases:
take apart, tell apart
part of speech: adverb
definition 1: away from each other in time or space; at or to a distance; separated.
We keep our cat and dog apart.Jim and his sister are three years apart.
similar words:
afar
definition 2: into pieces.
The cake fell apart when he tried to cut it.
phrase: take apart
phrase: tell apart
derivation: apartness (n.)