- the act of partitioning; distribution
- the act of partitioning again; redistribution
The repartition of Native American territories determined by the United States government did not benefit their people.
- Repartition means the act of setting up partitions.
An example of repartition is the divisions which are made on a computer's hard drive.
- Repartition is to divide something up again.
An example of repartition is when you redivide your computer's hard drive to install a new operating system.
- Distribution; apportionment.
- A partitioning again or in a different way.
transitive verbre·par·ti·tioned, re·par·ti·tion·ing, re·par·ti·tions
(third-person singular simple present repartitions, present participle repartitioning, simple past and past participle repartitioned)
- to partition again
- (computing) to format a hard drive into different partitions
- A senatus-consulte of 1863 laid the basis for the change in the land system by providing (I) for the delimitation of the territory of each tribe, (2) for the repartition of the territory thus delimited among newly formed tribal divisions (douars or communes), and (3) for the recognition of private ownership by the issue of title deeds for such individual or family property (melk) as already existed.
- On the other hand, the growth of the Muscovite state with its fiscal and governmental requirements involved a watchful repartition of burdens among the population and led ultimately to a system of collective liability in which the farms were considered chiefly as the sources of taxable income.
- In September 1907 disorders in Apulia over the repartition of communal lands broke out anew~ and were particularly serious at Ruvo, Ban, Cerignola and Satriano del Colle.
- These elect a head-man (starosta) and a collector of taxes, who was responsible, at least until the ukaz of October 3906, which abolished communal responsibility for the payment of taxes, for the repartition among individuals of the taxes imposed on the commune.
- He published his Avis sur l'assiette et la repartition de la taille (1762-1770), and as president of the Societe d'agriculture de Limoges offered prizes for essays on the principles of taxation.