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piece
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 13
1. A fragment or part of anything separated from the whole, in any manner, as by cutting, splitting, breaking, or tearing; a part; a portion; as, a piece of sugar; to break in pieces.
2. A definite portion or quantity, as of goods or work; as, a piece of broadcloth; a piece of wall paper.
4. A literary or artistic composition; as, a piece of poetry, music, or statuary.
5. A musket, gun, or cannon; as, a battery of six pieces; a following piece.
6. A fact; an item; as, a piece of news; a piece of knowledge.
7. One of the superior men, distinguished from a pawn.
9. A coin; as, a sixpenny piece; - formerly applied specifically to an English gold coin worth 22 shillings.
Part of Speech: verb
Part of Speech: verb transitive
2. To make, enlarge, or repair, by the addition of a piece or pieces; to patch; as, to piece a garment; - often with out.
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