section

(redirected from sectional)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

section (federal code)

A particularly numbered subpart of some federal law.The text of any federal law may be found by going to the Office of the Law Revision Counsel at uscode.house.gov and clicking on “Search the U.S. Code.” Laws written as, for example,“26 U.S.C. Section 121,”“26 U.S.C. §121,”or sometimes “U.S.C.A.”or “U.S.C.S.”consist of a “title”(26 in the example) and a “section”(121 in the example).Entering the appropriate title and section will bring up the text of the law. See also U.S.C.


section (of land)

A section is a specific area of land measuring 1 square mile. See public land survey system.

The Complete Real Estate Encyclopedia by Denise L. Evans, JD & O. William Evans, JD. Copyright © 2007 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Somewhat like sectional density is universal across all calibers, this ballistic coefficient number cuts through all the variables in bullet weight.
*Rolling Meadows qualified for the sectional a year ago and has seniors Chris Cho and John Freiburger, along with junior Luke Duffer back from that team.
Racecourse Media Group now owns the rights to broadcast Irish racing, but not the ability to develop sectional timing data.
But Kenya's uptake of sectional properties has been deplorably slow.
But it was disappointment for the men's Pairs Sectional Play team, who lost to Scotland 12-17 in a round 3 match.
This isn't exactly news to many in the horseracing world -- sectional timing is an aid to punters in the United States, Canada, Australia, Hong Kong and South Africa.
conducted a shear loading test of a web plate with artificial sectional damage to experimentally examine the shear buckling resistant behaviors [3].
The company began producing its own VFR sectional and terminal area charts just as the market began shifting to digital chart use.
To ensure that its standard sectional overhead doors offer the highest levels of protection in such a scenario, sara LBS now officially specifies Kingspan Firesafe panels as standard.
The M-Warp line of sectional warping machines are designed to produce beams from fine to coarse yarn types.
Name three items that may be incomplete on a WAC compared to a sectional: