# Definition:Partition

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## Disambiguation

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**Partition** may refer to:

- Set theory:
- Set Partition: a set of non-empty pairwise disjoint subsets that cover a set

- Topology:
- Partition (Topology)
- Partition of Unity: another name for a subdivision of a closed real interval.

- Combinatorics:
- Integer Partition: an expression of an integer as a sum of (strictly) positive integers

- Number theory:
- Goldbach Partition: an expression of an integer as the sum of a pair of primes

- (also known as a Goldbach decomposition)

- Real analysis:
- Another name for a subdivision of a closed real interval.

- Matrix Theory:
- Matrix Partition: a division of a matrix into submatrices.