Translation of "division" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /dɪˈvɪʒ.ən/ us /dɪˈvɪʒ.ən/

division noun (PART)

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 給工人平均分配工作

B2 [ C ] a separate part of an army or large organization

the sales division 銷售部

B2 [ C ] a group of teams that play against each other in a particular sport

The team plays in one of the lower divisions. 諾裡奇隊目前在第一組中居於首位。

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division noun (CALCULATION)

[ U ] the calculation of how many times one number goes into another


division noun (DISAGREEMENT)

[ C or U ] the situation in which people disagree about something

Disagreements about defence cuts have opened up deep divisions within the military. 在削減國防開支問題上的看法不一導致軍方內部出現了嚴重的分歧。
Division within the party will limit its chances in the election. 內訌將會降低該黨在選舉中獲勝的機會。

(Translation of “division” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)