Get Your Premium Membership

Division

Definition

[n] the act or process of dividing
[n] the act of dividing or partitioning; separation by the creation of a boundary that divides or keeps apart
[n] an arithmetic operation that is the inverse of multiplication; the quotient of two numbers is computed
[n] one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole; "the written part of the exam"; "the finance section of the company"; "the BBC's engineering division"
[n] discord that splits a group
[n] an army unit large enough to sustain combat; "two infantry divisions were held in reserve"
[n] a group of ships of similar type
[n] a unit of the United States air force usually comprising two or more wings
[n] an administrative unit in government or business
[n] (botany) taxonomic unit of plants corresponding to a phylum
[n] (biology) a group of organisms forming a subdivision of a larger category
[n] a league ranked by quality; "he played baseball in class D for two years"; "Princeton is in the NCAA Division 1-AA"

Related Information

More Division Links