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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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9 ( ANI ): Shravanthi Sainath, who was in class 10 when she was offered the role of Pi's interest in the critically acclaimed movie 'Life of Pi,' revealed that she was initially hesitant in taking the part.
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.