Definition of division:

part of speech: noun

Act of dividing: state of being divided: that which divides: a partition: a barrier: the portion divided or separated: separation: difference in opinion, etc.: disunion: ( arith.) the rule or process of finding how many times one number is contained in another.

part of speech: noun

One of the smaller groups of organisms which together form a larger group; one of the separate parts of which any structure may be composed.

part of speech: noun

Act of dividing; state of being divided; partition; separate part; difference; dissension.

part of speech: adjective


part of speech: noun

Separation into parts; a partition; section; discord; two or more army brigades under a general officer; the process of finding how many times one number or quantity is contained in another.

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