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Definition 1: the act of subdividing; division of something previously divided - [noun denoting act]

(subdivision is a kind of ...) the act of dividing or partitioning; separation by the creation of a boundary that divides or keeps apart

Definition 2: a section of a section; a part of a part; i.e., a part of something already divided - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for subdivision in the sense of this definition

(subdivision is a kind of ...) one of several parts or pieces that fit with others to constitute a whole object

"a section of a fishing rod" "metal sections were used below ground" "finished the final segment of the road"

Definition 3: a self-contained part of a larger composition (written or musical) - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where subdivision or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he always turns first to the business section
  • the history of this work is discussed in the next section

Synonyms for subdivision in the sense of this definition

(subdivision is a kind of ...) the work of a writer; anything expressed in letters of the alphabet (especially when considered from the point of view of style and effect)

"the writing in her novels is excellent" "that editorial was a fine piece of writing"

(subdivision belongs to category ...) an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner

(... is a kind of subdivision ) the introductory section of a story

"it was an amusing lead-in to a very serious matter"

(... is a kind of subdivision ) (rhetoric) the second section of an oration in which the facts are set forth

(... is a kind of subdivision ) the last section of a communication

"in conclusion I want to say..."

(... is a kind of subdivision ) a section of text; particularly a section of medium length

(... is a kind of subdivision ) religious texts from Deuteronomy inscribed on parchment and rolled up in a case that is attached to the doorframe of many Jewish households in accordance with Jewish law

(... is a kind of subdivision ) one of the sections (or chapters) in the Koran

"the Quran is divided in 114 suras"

(... is a kind of subdivision ) (music) the section of a movement (especially in sonata form) where the major musical themes first occur

(... is a kind of subdivision ) a part of the score that must be performed without change or omission

(... is a kind of subdivision ) (music) the section of a composition or movement (especially in sonata form) in which musical themes that were introduced earlier are repeated

(... is a kind of subdivision ) the first section of a communication

(... is a kind of subdivision ) a folded section placed between the leaves of another publication

(... is a kind of subdivision ) a major division of a long poem

(... is a kind of subdivision ) an earlier section of a written text

"for instructions refer to the above"

(... is a kind of subdivision ) the section of a newspaper that reports on sports

(... is a kind of subdivision ) a separate section of a legal document (as a statute or contract or will)

(... is a kind of subdivision ) a major division of a long written composition

"the book of Isaiah"

(... is a kind of subdivision ) a subdivision of a written work; usually numbered and titled

"he read a chapter every night before falling asleep"

(... is a kind of subdivision ) a brief section of a literary or dramatic work that forms part of a connected series

(... is a kind of subdivision ) a section of an entertainment that is assigned to a specific performer or performance

"they changed his spot on the program"

(... is a kind of subdivision ) a short section or illustration (as between radio or tv programs or in a magazine) that is often used for advertising

(... is a kind of subdivision ) (music) the section of a composition or movement (especially in sonata form) where the major musical themes are developed and elaborated

Definition 4: a division of some larger or more complex organization - [noun denoting group]

Samples where subdivision or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a branch of Congress
  • botany is a branch of biology
  • the Germanic branch of Indo-European languages

Synonyms for subdivision in the sense of this definition

(subdivision is a kind of ...) an administrative unit in government or business

(... is a kind of subdivision ) a local branch where postal services are available

(... is a kind of subdivision ) the branch of the United States government that is responsible for carrying out the laws

(... is a kind of subdivision ) the branch of the United States government that has the power of legislating

(... is a kind of subdivision ) the branch of the United States government responsible for the administration of justice

Definition 5: an area composed of subdivided lots - [noun denoting location]

(subdivision is a kind of ...) an extended area of land

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Another word for subdivision coniferophytina


Other word for subdivision coniferophytina

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