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: in the union territory of Lakshadweep , the administrative entities below the districts are named "Sub-Divisions" or "Subdivisions" of India. ...

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'Subdivision' example sentence in quotations


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


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Subdivision Sample Sentences in News


  • Subdivision homeowners press Boulder County to put more road rehab money into 2015 budget
    Several rural Boulder County subdivision homeowners continued Tuesday to press their demand that Boulder County earmark millions of dollars in its 2015 budget to start an expanded program of rehabilitating those subdivisions' paved roads. Read more on this news related to 'Subdivision'
  • Ambler residents oppose proposed land subdivision
    It was a standing room only affair during the Oct. 28 meeting of the Ambler Borough Planning Commission, as residents came out in droves to voice their opposition to a proposed land subdivision along Edgewood Drive. Read more on this news related to 'Subdivision'
  • Newtown approves Gradyville Road Subdivision
    Newtown Supervisors approved a two-lot subdivision for a property on Gradyville Road with a 3-0 vote Oct. 14; Supervisors John Nawn and Christina Roberts-Lightcap were absent. Read more on this news related to 'Subdivision'

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