C.1200, "fixed amount, measure, portion from Old French piece "piece, bit portion; item; coin" (12c.A more or less definite portion or quantity of a whole: to cut a blueberry pie into six pieces.

A quantity of some substance or material forming a single mass or body: a nice piece of lumber.2005, Bloody War, in Certified, performed by David Banner: I wanted peace, but now my piece is clearing out the block.A cannon or other unit of ordnance: field piece.

Derived terms Edit See also Edit Translations Edit hairpiece see hairpiece The translations below need to be checked and inserted above into the appropriate translation tables, removing any numbers.He's packin' a piece!