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Other Subdivision Definition

[n] the act of subdividing; division of something previously divided
[n] a section of a section; a part of a part; i.e., a part of something already divided
[n] a self-contained part of a larger composition (written or musical); "he always turns first to the business section"; "the history of this work is discussed in the next section"
[n] an administrative division of some larger or more complex organization; "a branch of Congress"
[n] an area composed of subdivided lots

Misc. Definitions

\Sub`di*vi"sion\, n. [L. subdivisio: cf. F. subdivision.]
1. The act of subdividing, or separating a part into smaller parts.
2. A part of a thing made by subdividing. In the decimal table, the subdivision of the cubit, as span, palm, and digit, are deduced from the shorter cubit. --Arbuthnot.

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