Partial Miscibility: Two liquids are considered partially miscible if shaking equal volumes of the liquids together results in a meniscus visible between two layers of liquid, but the volumes of the layers are n . . . View Full Definition
Partial Release Clause: A mortgage provision under which the mortgagee agrees to release certain parcels from the lien of the blanket mortgage upon payment of a certain sum of money by the mortgagor. The clause is . . . View Full Definition
Partial Reps: Performing an exercise without going through a complete range of motion either at the beginning or end of a rep.
Partial Vaccuum: A volume that contains traces of gas at very low pressure.
Partial Zoning: Zoning that does not consider its effect on other areas.
Partial Release: Partial Release is a mortgage provision allowing some of the pledged collateral to be released if certain requirements are met.
Partial Obscuration: Denotes that 1/8th or more of the sky, but not all of the sky, is hidden by any surface-based phenomena in the atmosphere, excluding precipitation. It often reduces horizontal visibility but . . . View Full Definition
Partial Day Treatment: A program offered by appropriately-licensed facilities that includes either a day or evening treatment program, usually for mental health or substance abuse.
Partial Denture: A removable appliance used to replace one or more lost teeth.
Partial Disability: An illness or injury that prevents an individual from performing one or more functions of his or her job.