Subdivision

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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 ...
  • Subdivision (land): Subdivision is the act of dividing land into pieces that are easier to sell or otherwise develop , usually via a plat . States as a subdivision. ...
  • Subdivisions of India: as well as in the union territory of Lakshadweep , the administrative entities below the districts are named "Sub-Division" or "Subdivision". ...

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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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