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Definition of Portion

Portion

  1. That which is divided off or separated, as a part from a whole; a separated part of anything.
  2. A part considered by itself, though not actually cut off or separated from the whole.
  3. A part assigned; allotment; share; fate.
  4. The part of an estate given to a child or heir, or descending to him by law, and distributed to him in the settlement of the estate; an inheritance.
  5. A wife's fortune; a dowry.
  6. To separate or divide into portions or shares; to parcel; to distribute.
  7. To endow with a portion or inheritance.
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Portion Translations

portion in German is zuteilen
portion in Italian is pezzo, porzione
portion in Swedish is dela, del, portion