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  • EN [ dɪˈvɪʒn]
  • US [ dɪˈvɪʒn]

English definition


  • 1. an army unit large enough to sustain combat;

    • "two infantry divisions were held in reserve"
  • 2. 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"
  • 3. the act or process of dividing

  • 4. an administrative unit in government or business

  • 5. an arithmetic operation that is the inverse of multiplication; the quotient of two numbers is computed

  • 6. discord that splits a group

  • 7. a league ranked by quality;

    • "he played baseball in class D for two years"
    • "Princeton is in the NCAA Division 1-AA"
  • 8. (biology) a group of organisms forming a subdivision of a larger category

  • 9. (botany) taxonomic unit of plants corresponding to a phylum

  • 10. a unit of the United States Air Force usually comprising two or more wings

  • 11. a group of ships of similar type

  • 12. the act of dividing or partitioning; separation by the creation of a boundary that divides or keeps apart

Example sentences

  • Division is a form of computation.

  • The general trend under heaven is that there is bound to be unification after prolonged division and division after prolonged unification.

  • The division commander ordered that we start the attack before dawn.

  • In its absence China would retrogress into division and chaos, and modernization would become impossible.

  • The team will have to play much better if they want to get back into the first division.

  • They reformed a division into a regiment.

  • Division arose over the interpretation of the idea.

  • After this win, the team will be promoted to the First Division.

  • Unequal distribution of wealth may cause division in society.

  • A division of soldiers who won honour for their bravery in the last war will march past during this afternoon's ceremony.

  • the division of labour between the sexes

  • Relegation to the Third Division would prove catastrophic.

  • He reported to a section chief, who reported to a division chief, and so on up the line.

  • Villa had just been relegated from the First Division.

  • The narrowness of the government's victory reflected deep division within the Party.

  • The two London clubs are the only undefeated teams in the division.

  • First Airborne Division was heavily outgunned by German forces.

  • Strategic policy during the War was vitiated because of a sharp division between "easterners" and "westerners"

  • The essence of dialectical thought is division.

  • The club had slipped to the bottom of Division Four.

  • He joined the 40th Division as an army chaplain.

  • Football, and Aston Villa will reclaim their lead at the top of the English First Division.

  • Keegan's team have been cutting an irresistible swathe through the first division.

  • He rescued the company and later spun off its textile division into a separate company.

Phrase collocation

  • division of labour

    the assignment of different parts of a manufacturing process or task to different people in order to improve efficiency

Synonym discrimination

  • part, piece, section, division, portion, fraction, fragment, segment, share


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