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Japanese translation of “divide”

divide

verb
 
/dɪˈvaɪd/ (present participle dividing, past tense and past participle divided)
B1 to separate into parts or groups, or to make something separate into parts or groups
~が分かれる, ~を分ける
We divided up into teams.
to separate a place into two areas
~を区切る
There’s a narrow alley that divides our house from the one next door.
to calculate how many times a number can go into another number
(数)を(数で)割る
12 divided by 6 equals 2.
(Definition of divide from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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