Definition of DIVISIONS

noun : DIVISIONS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) an army unit large enough to sustain combat; "two infantry divisions were held in reserve" ;

  • 2. (

    ) one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole; "the written part of the exam"; "the finance section of the company"; "the BBC's engineering division" ;

  • 3. (

    ) the act or process of dividing ;

  • 4. (

    ) an administrative unit in government or business ;

  • 6. (

    ) a league ranked by quality; "he played baseball in class D for two years"; "Princeton is in the NCAA Division 1-AA" ;

  • 7. (

    ) (biology) a group of organisms forming a subdivision of a larger category ;

  • 8. (

    ) (botany) taxonomic unit of plants corresponding to a phylum ;

  • 11. (

    ) an arithmetic operation that is the inverse of multiplication; the quotient of two numbers is computed ;


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