SECTION's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of section
Definition:
n. one of several parts; pieces that fit with others to constitute a whole object
Example:
The mob ran out of control along a 5 kilometer section of the main highway to Delhi, smashing fences, looting food and beating up shopkeepers.
Sentence in Classic:
Stephen, though in deference to his reputation for essay writing he had been elected secretary to the gymnasium, had had no part in the first section of the programme but in the play which formed the second section he had the chief part, that of a farcical pedagogue.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
The soldiers in their greatcoats were ranged in lines, the sergeants major and company officers were counting the men, poking the last man in each section in the ribs and telling him to hold his hand up.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Another section amid the regimental wagons and horses which were standing in a group was busy getting out caldrons and rye biscuit, and feeding the horses.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
I gives the wolves and the jackals and the hyenas in all our section their tea afore I begins to arsk them questions.
Dracula By Bram Stoker Context
Gerald, his mind never free of the thought of owning a plantation of his own, arranged an introduction, and his interest grew as the stranger told how the northern section of the state was filling up with newcomers from the Carolinas and Virginia.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
It came in sections during the next three weeks, each section headed by a donkey carrying a white man in new clothes and tan shoes, bowing from that elevation right and left to the impressed pilgrims.
Heart of Darkness By Joseph Conrad Context
In this manner he reached the elbow of that short section of the Rue Mondetour which was, as the reader will remember, the only communication which Enjolras had preserved with the outside world.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
But the frock had an original back, very low, with a central triangular section from the waist to a string of jet beads at the neck.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis Context
From where he sat, he could see just a small, triangular section of it, part of the empty walls of houses between two shop windows.
The Trial By Franz Kafka Context
But though this sculpture is half man and half whale, so as only to give the tail of the latter, yet that small section of him is all wrong.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
Grandfather had explained to Ambrosch that some day, when the country was put under fence and the roads were confined to section lines, two roads would cross exactly on that corner.
My Antonia By Willa Cather Context