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EtymologyEdit

First attested 1564, from Middle French compartiment, from Italian compartimento, from Late Latin compartiri (to divide with, to share with), from com- + partiri (to apportion, to divide, to share)

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: com‧par‧ti‧ment

NounEdit

compartiment n (plural compartimenten, diminutive compartimentje n)

  1. compartment

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NounEdit

compartiment m (plural compartiments)

  1. compartment

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