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moiety
used in Henry VIII

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Definition
one of two (approximately) equal parts

or:

chemistry:  a significant segment, portion or part of a molecule that may include a substructure of the functional group
  • Half your suit Never name to us, you have half our power; The other moiety, ere you ask, is given.
    1.2 — Act 1 Scene 2 — The same. The council-chamber (9% in)

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