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pieces, plural;
  1. Assemble something from individual parts
    • - the children took turns piecing together each other's jigsaw puzzle
  2. Slowly make sense of something from separate facts and pieces of evidence
    • - Daniel had pieced the story together from the radio
  3. Extend

  4. Patch
    • - if it be broken it must be pieced
  1. A portion of an object or of material, produced by cutting, tearing, or breaking the whole
    • - a piece of cheese
    • - the dish lay in pieces upon the floor
    • - she tore his letters to pieces
  2. One of the items that were put together to make something and into which it naturally divides
    • - take a car to pieces
  3. An item of a particular type, esp. one forming one of a set
    • - a piece of luggage
  4. An instance or example
    • - a crucial piece of evidence
  5. A financial share
    • - each employee owns a piece of the company
  6. A written, musical, or artistic creation or composition
    • - a hauntingly beautiful piece of music
  7. A coin of specified value
    • - a 10-cent piece
  8. A figure or token used to make moves in a board game

  9. A king, queen, bishop, knight, or rook, as opposed to a pawn

  10. A firearm

  11. offensive. A woman

  1. a separate part of a whole; "an important piece of the evidence"
  2. patch: to join or unite the pieces of; "patch the skirt"
  3. an item that is an instance of some type; "he designed a new piece of equipment"; "she bought a lovely piece of china";
  4. assemble: create by putting components or members together; "She pieced a quilt"; "He tacked together some verses"; "They set up a committee"
  5. join during spinning; "piece the broken pieces of thread, slivers, and rovings"
  6. part: a portion of a natural object; "they analyzed the river into three parts"; "he needed a piece of granite"
  7. This page explains commonly used terms in chess in alphabetical order. Some of these have their own pages, like fork and pin. ...
  8. (Pieces (art installation)) 'Pieces' is a diptych by the British artist and sculptor Baldrick Buckle. It was exhibited at the Europlaza, Pakhuis De Zwijger Amsterdam in 2007. ...
  9. (Pieces (band)) Pieces is a band consisting of experimental guitarist Buckethead and drummer Bryan "Brain" Mantia. There is only one album released under this band name, the OOP Japan-only import I Need 5 Minutes Alone (1997).
  10. (Pieces (Chase & Status song)) "Pieces" is a single by London electronic production duo, Chase & Status featuring Plan B. It was released from their debut album, More Than Alot. It was released in the UK on 29 September 2008.
  11. (Pieces (Dismember album)) Pieces is an EP released by Dismember. It was released in 1992 by Nuclear Blast. In 2005 it was re-issued by Regain Records with eight live tracks recorded in Stockholm, 1993.
  12. (Pieces (Erik Hassle album)) Pieces is the international debut album by Swedish singer-songwriter Erik Hassle, released on 22 February 2010 in the United Kingdom The album features tracks from his Swedish debut album Hassle, with four tracks being remixed for the UK market and a new song. ...
  13. A part of a larger whole, usually in such a form that it is able to be separated from other parts; A single item belonging to a class of similar items: as, for example, a piece of machinery, a piece of software; One of the small objects played in board games, e.g. ...
  14. (Pieces) Individual items, as in the expression "two dollars a piece." Individual fish.
  15. (Pieces) Rooms. Usually counts the major rooms in addition to the (taken-for-granted) kitchen and bath --i.e., "3 pieces" -- an apartment with a living room, dining room and a separate bedroom
  16. (Pieces) Short-Shrifted Knight, East and West Facing Knights, Pawn-Flanked Rook, Weighted Pawns, Breeding Knight Pair, Inflexible Knight, Rotated Rooks
  17. (Pieces) This is a generic term. The format is determined based on the number of labels across and down specified by the person entering the part for the first time. See definitions below.
  18. (Pieces) What you pick up after taking a horrible wall blast with your car.
  19. (Pieces) c/w fate -fake fate mix- #1 - 735,000
  20. Though pieces were traditionally made of wood, now many are made of plastic, though other materials may be used. Pieces are typically flat and cylindrical. They are invariably split into one darker and one lighter color. ...
  21. A large and labor-intensive graffiti painting. Pieces often incorporate 3-D effects, arrows, and many colors and color-transitions, as well as various other effects. Originally shorthand for masterpiece, considered the full and most beautiful work of graffiti). ...
  22. Apply mainly to convertible securities. Increment of bonds that trade in portions of $1000 minimum. Not all bonds can be traded in "pieces," and the increments can vary.
  23. Refers to the volume of germinating barley.
  24. Regular expressions (or patterns) are composed of pieces. Each piece is itself composed of an atom describing a condition on a substring and an optional quantifier defining the expected number of occurrences of the atom.
  25. Refers to a pipe of one sort or another.