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divide
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 15
Part of Speech: verb
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To part asunder ( a whole); to sever into two or more parts or pieces; to sunder; to separate into parts.
2. To cause to be separate; to keep apart by a partition, or by an imaginary line or limit; as, a wall divides two houses; a stream divides the towns.
6. To subject to arithmetical division.
7. To mark divisions on; to graduate; as, to divide a sextant.
8. To play or sing in a florid style, or with variations.
9. To separate into species; - said of a genus or generic term.
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