A*part" (#), adv. [F. a part; (L. ad) + part part. See Part.]


Separately, in regard to space or company; in a state of separation as to place; aside.

Others apart sat on a hill retired. Milton.

The Lord hath set apart him that is godly for himself. Ps. iv. 3.


In a state of separation, of exclusion, or of distinction, as to purpose, use, or character, or as a matter of thought; separately; independently; as, consider the two propositions apart.


Aside; away.

"Wherefore lay apart all filthiness and superfluity of naughtiness."

Jas. i. 21.

Let Pleasure go, put Care apart. Keble.


In two or more parts; asunder; to piece; as, to take a piece of machinery apart.


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