"parted" in the verb sense
1. separate, part, split
go one's own way move apart
"The friends separated after the party"
2. separate, part, split up, split, break, break up
discontinue an association or relation go different ways
"The business partners broke over a tax question"
"The couple separated after 25 years of marriage"
"My friend and I split up"
3. depart, part, start, start out, set forth, set off, set out, take off
"The family took off for Florida"
4. separate, divide, part
"The two pieces that we had glued separated"
5. separate, disunite, divide, part
force, take, or pull apart
"He separated the fighting children"
"Moses parted the Red Sea"
"parted" in the adjective sense
having a margin incised almost to the base so as to create distinct divisions or lobes
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