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English definition of “division”

division

noun (PART)    /dɪˈvɪʒ.ən/
B2 [U] the act of separating something into parts or groups , or the way that it is separated : the equal division of labour between workers Separating and dividing B2 [C] a separate part of an army or large organization : the sales divisionParts of armies and groups of servicemen B2 [C] a group of teams that play against each other in a particular sport : Norwich are currently top of Division One.Competitors and participants in sports and games
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