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component

an item (e.g. a clutch) which is used in the assembly of a final product (e.g. a car). See PARTS FAMILY CODING AND CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM, ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT, REPLACEMENT PART, AFTER-SALES CARE.
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Initially I was not keen on taking the part but when we learnt that it was under a big banner like Fox Star Studios, I did not want to let go of this opportunity," the Gulf New quoted her as saying.
Wayne, who is taking the part of the Emcee in Cabaret at Birmingham Repertory Theatre for the next few weeks, managed to elude us a record five times.
The actor, who has Parkinson's Disease, is in negotiations to make a final film - but he won't be taking the part of Marty McFly.