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Definition 1: make a mathematical, chemical, or grammatical analysis of; break down into components or essential features - [verb of cognition]

Samples where take apart or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • analyze a specimen
  • analyze a sentence
  • analyze a chemical compound

Synonyms for take apart in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of take apart ) analyze syntactically by assigning a constituent structure to (a sentence)

(... is a kind of take apart ) collect and study plants

Definition 2: divide into pieces - [verb of contact]

Samples where take apart or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • our department was dismembered when our funding dried up
  • The Empire was discerped after the war

Synonyms for take apart in the sense of this definition

(take apart is a kind of ...) come apart

"The two pieces that we had glued separated"

Definition 3: take apart into its constituent pieces - [verb of creation]

Synonyms for take apart in the sense of this definition

(take apart is a kind of ...) do away with, cause the destruction or undoing of

"The fire destroyed the house"

(... is a kind of take apart ) disassemble a temporary structure, such as a tent or a theatrical set

"after the show, we'll have to strike the set and pack up"

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