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Section

The distinct and numbered subdivisions in legal codes, statutes, and textbooks. In the law of real property, a parcel of land equal in area to one square mile, or 640 acres.

section

(Division), noun category, class, component, department, detachment, fraction, group, grouping, part, segment, separate part, subdivision, subgroup

section

(Vicinity), noun area, block, clime, demesne, environs, field, locale, locality, location, locus, milieu, neighborhood, parcel of land, part, plot, plot of ground, plot of land, province, purlieus, regio, region, territory, tract, vicinage, vicinitas
Associated concepts: block, plot, and section
See also: article, aspect, chamber, chapter, circuit, clause, component, constituent, cross, decentralization, denomination, department, detail, dichotomize, disjoint, district, divide, division, element, heading, ingredient, installment, interest, locality, location, member, moiety, organ, parcel, part, partition, phase, pigeonhole, place, portion, province, region, segment, separate, share, split, subdivision, subheading, territory, title
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Microscopic section from the periphery of the mass with remnant of adrenal cortical tissue (*) within fibrous capsule and focus of atypical epithelioid cells (**) (hematoxylin and eosin stain [H&E] x100).
laboratory had an undetected cancer rate of 6%; in the forensic cases with contracted histology and fewer microscopic sections, the undetected cancer rate was 4%, however, results were not statistically significant (Table 1).
The figure on the left shows a microscopic section of a rat liver that was treated with a chemical toxin for eight weeks, which induced liver fibrosis, and then given a placebo for four weeks.
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