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: Canada (Census subdivision), a term used in Canada Subdivision (country subdivision), a designation for some specific subdivisions Subdivision (meter), a
  • Subdivision (country subdivision): Subdivision is a designation for an administrative country subdivision in India. For details see Subdivisions of India.
  • Markaz (country subdivision): Farsi and Turkish derivative) is sometimes used for second-level country subdivisions. Among these are: Markazes of Egypt Markaz in Saudi Arabia, below Governorates
  • Subdivision (land): here. It is not to be confused with Housing developments. Subdivision is the act of dividing land into pieces that are easier to sell or otherwise
  • Sector (country subdivision): Sector is a name for a country subdivision. It is used for: Sectors of Bucharest Sectors of Guinea-Bissau Sectors of Rwanda Sectors of the Democratic
  • Colonia (country subdivision): Colonia is a country subdivision term. Colonia (Roman) Colonia (Mexico) Colonia (United States) Colony
  • Block (district subdivision): A block is an administrative division of some South Asian countries. In the United States it is a synonym for a city block, which refers to a small part
  • Territory (country subdivision): the Democratic Republic of the Congo are not unincorporated units, but are regular subdivisions of the country. Territories under military occupation

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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


  • Arroyo featured in Desert View's biggest El Paso subdivision
    While Desert View Homes just opened its smallest subdivision, The Boulders, it continues the years-long process of building out its largest subdivision — Desert Springs, located along Trans Mountain Road and Interstate 10 in far West El Paso. Read more on this news related to 'Subdivision'
  • Residents: Home Values Drop Due to Unenforced CCRs
    TWIN FALLS • Residents of a Twin Falls subdivision are considering legal action against developers, saying the covenants, conditions and restrictions meant to regulate the neighborhood’s housing design and upkeep have not been enforced. Read more on this news related to 'Subdivision'
  • Thibodaux subdivision to be completed by end of summer
    Construction of a 60-acre subdivision in Thibodaux is expected to be completed at the end of summer. Read more on this news related to 'Subdivision'

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