1 made or supplied in sections (section 2) 组装的; 组合的
*a sectional fishing-rod 分节的钓鱼杆
* sectional furniture 组合家具.
2 [usu attrib 通常作定语] of a group or groups within a community, etc 社会中某群体的
*sectional interests, ie the different and often conflicting interests of various parts of the community 不同群体的利益
* sectional jealousies, rivalry, etc 不同群体之间的倾轧、竞争等.
concerned only with your own small group in society or in an organization, as opposed to being concerned about society or the institution as a whole
community groups seeking to protect sectional interests
a sectional drawing or view of something shows what it would look like if it were cut from top to bottom, or from side to side
a sectional view of the building
made up of sections that can be put together or taken apart
a sectional sofa