Meaning of “long division” in the English Dictionary

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"long division" in British English

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long divisionnoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˌlɒŋ dɪˈvɪʒ.ən/ us /ˌlɑːŋ dɪˈvɪʒ.ən/

in mathematics, a method of dividing one large number by another by writing down each stage of the work

(Definition of “long division” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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