What does divided mean?

Definitions for divided
dɪˈvaɪ dɪddi·vid·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dividedadjective

    separated into parts or pieces

    "opinions are divided"

  2. divided, dual-laneadjective

    having a median strip or island between lanes of traffic moving in opposite directions

    "a divided highway"

  3. divided, divided up, shared, shared outadjective

    distributed in portions (often equal) on the basis of a plan or purpose

Wiktionary

  1. dividedadjective

    separated or split into pieces

  2. dividedadjective

    having conflicting interests or emotions

  3. dividedadjective

    disunited

  4. dividedadjective

    (of a road) separated into lanes, that move in opposite directions, by a median

Wikipedia

  1. divided

    Division is one of the four basic operations of arithmetic, the ways that numbers are combined to make new numbers. The other operations are addition, subtraction, and multiplication. At an elementary level the division of two natural numbers is, among other possible interpretations, the process of calculating the number of times one number is contained within another.: 7  This number of times need not be an integer. For example, if 20 apples are divided evenly between 4 people, everyone receives 5 apples (see picture). The division with remainder or Euclidean division of two natural numbers provides an integer quotient, which is the number of times the second number is completely contained in the first number, and a remainder, which is the part of the first number that remains, when in the course of computing the quotient, no further full chunk of the size of the second number can be allocated. For example, if 21 apples are divided between 4 people, everyone receives 5 apples again, and 1 apple remains. For division to always yield one number rather than a quotient plus a remainder, the natural numbers must be extended to rational numbers or real numbers. In these enlarged number systems, division is the inverse operation to multiplication, that is a = c / b means a × b = c, as long as b is not zero. If b = 0, then this is a division by zero, which is not defined.: 246  In the 21-apples example, everyone would receive 5 apple and a quarter of an apple, thus avoiding any leftover. Both forms of division appear in various algebraic structures, different ways of defining mathematical structure. Those in which a Euclidean division (with remainder) is defined are called Euclidean domains and include polynomial rings in one indeterminate (which define multiplication and addition over single-variabled formulas). Those in which a division (with a single result) by all nonzero elements is defined are called fields and division rings. In a ring the elements by which division is always possible are called the units (for example, 1 and −1 in the ring of integers). Another generalization of division to algebraic structures is the quotient group, in which the result of "division" is a group rather than a number.

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  1. divided

    Divided generally refers to the action of separating or partitioning something into two or more parts or sections, often in equal or specific proportions. It can also refer to a state of disagreement or disunity among a group. Furthermore, in mathematics, it refers to the process of distributing a quantity into equal parts.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Divided

    of Divide

  2. Dividedadjective

    parted; disunited; distributed

  3. Dividedadjective

    cut into distinct parts, by incisions which reach the midrib; -- said of a leaf

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'divided' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2636

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'divided' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2287

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of divided in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of divided in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of divided in a Sentence

  1. Marsha Lundh:

    We're very divided in every way, everything could have been handled better and should have been handled better. Now is a chance to change things.

  2. Greg Smith:

    What we see is that the vast majority of the American public, 80%, say (a candidate being Jewish) would not make a difference in their vote, one way or the other, the remainder are pretty much evenly divided between those who say they would be more likely to vote for a Jewish candidate and those who say they would be less likely to vote for a Jewish candidate.

  3. President Trump:

    A s -- t house divided can not stand - WaPo :.

  4. Former President Barack Obama:

    What we're fighting against is these long-term trends in which being selfish, being tribal, being divided, and seeing others as an enemy — that has become a stronger impulse in American life.

  5. Kookmin University:

    We may have a situation that is more conducive to compromises compared to the time parliament was more or less divided two ways.

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