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Definition of Compartment


  1. One of the parts into which an inclosed portion of space is divided, as by partitions, or lines; as, the compartments of a cabinet, a house, or a garden.
  2. One of the sections into which the hold of a ship is divided by water-tight bulkheads.

Compartment Translations

compartment in Afrikaans is koepee, kompartement, vak, afdeling
compartment in Dutch is branche, tak, vak, afdeling
compartment in Finnish is vaunuosasto, lokero
compartment in German is Abteil {n}, Abteilung {f}
compartment in Italian is scompartimento
compartment in Portuguese is compartimento
compartment in Spanish is departamento