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Moiety

[MOY-ə-dee]

Part of speech: noun

Origin: French, 15th century

1.

Each of two parts into which a thing is or can be divided.

2.

A part or portion, especially a lesser share.

Examples of Moiety in a sentence

"I gave a moiety of the treat to each of my dogs."

"Each member of the team delivered a moiety of the final presentation."

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