What does the word sectional mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Pertaining to a section; local.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Made up of sections.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Sectionalism.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Sectionaliy.

Usage examples for sectional

  1. Why should all sectional animosities be speedily removed? – School History of North Carolina by John W. Moore
  2. You English are almost as sectional as we are." – A Daughter of the Vine by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
  3. Important financial interests engaged powerful legal talent and it became clear that the question to be settled was as much a class and sectional controversy as a constitutional problem. – The United States Since The Civil War by Charles Ramsdell Lingley
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