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Subdivision Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the act of subdividing; division of something previously divided
  • a section of a section; a part of a part; i.e., a part of something already divided
  • a self-contained part of a larger composition (written or musical); "he always turns first to the business section"; "the history of this work is discussed in the next section"
  • an administrative division of some larger or more complex organization; "a branch of Congress"
  • an area composed of subdivided lots

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • an area composed of subdivided lots ,
  • the act of subdividing; division of something previously divided ,
  • an administrative division of some larger or more complex organization; "a branch of Congress" ,
  • a self-contained part of a larger composition (written or musical); "he always turns first to the business section"; "the history of this work is discussed in the next section" ,
  • a section of a section; a part of a part; i.e., a part of something already divided

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Subdivision'


  • Subdivision: Subdivision may refer to: Administrative subdivision, a portion of a country or other political division, established for the purpose of government Subdivision
  • Subdivision (land): "Housing subdivision" redirects here. It is not to be confused with Housing development. 'Subdivision' is the act of dividing land into pieces
  • Subdivision surface: A subdivision surface, in the field of 3D computer graphics, is a method of representing a smooth surface via the specification of a coarser piecewise
  • Philadelphia Subdivision: of Art, the Philadelphia Subdivision becomes the Trenton Subdivision; it meets the south end of the Harrisburg Subdivision a bit to the south. The south
  • Cumberland Subdivision: line in Kentucky and Virginia, see Cumberland Valley Subdivision. The Cumberland Subdivision is a railroad line owned and operated by CSX Transportation
  • Pierre Subdivision: The Pierre Subdivision is an east–west railway line owned and operated by the Rapid City, Pierre and Eastern Railroad (RCPE), a subsidiary of Genessee
  • Kharagpur subdivision: For other uses, see Kharagpur (disambiguation). Kharagpur subdivision is a subdivision of the Paschim Medinipur district in the state of West Bengal, India
  • Kingsport Subdivision: The Kingsport Subdivision (also KP Subdivision) is a 133.2-mile (214.4 km) railroad line owned and operated by CSX Transportation in the U.S. states of
  • River Subdivision (CSX Transportation): redirects here. For the 1897 film, see The Haverstraw Tunnel. The River Subdivision is a railroad line owned by CSX Transportation in the U.S. states of
  • Huron Subdivision: The Huron Subdivision or Huron Sub is a railway line owned and operated by the Rapid City, Pierre and Eastern Railroad (RCPE), a subsidiary of Genessee

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* The American temptation is to believe that foreign policy is a subdivision of psychiatry. - Robert Francis Kennedy


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