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partition
used in Moby Dick

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something that divides space, the act of dividing into parts, or a divided part
  • Zoned by those letters you saw the likeness of three Andes' summits; from one a flame; a tower on another; on the third a crowing cock; while arching over all was a segment of the partitioned zodiac, the signs all marked with their usual cabalistics, and the keystone sun entering the equinoctial point at Libra.
    Chapters 97-99 -- The Lamp; Stowing Down & Clearing Up; Doubloon (50% in)

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