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  1. divisionsnoun

    Plural form of division.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. divisions

    The sub-classification of a ship's company under the lieutenants. Also, a muster of the crew. Also, of an army, a force generally complete in itself, commanded by a major-general, of an average strength of eight or ten thousand men: it is itself composed of several brigades, each of which again is composed of several battalions, besides the complement of artillery, transport-corps, and generally also of cavalry, for the whole. Of a battalion, a term sometimes used in exercise, when the companies of a battalion have been equalized as to strength, for one of such companies.

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    Rank popularity for the word 'divisions' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4109

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of divisions in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of divisions in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of divisions in a Sentence

  1. Chuck Grassley:

    Congress did not intend to create this sort of litigation-style standoff inside the department, it is a waste of time and money for two divisions of the same government department to be fighting over access to the department’s own records.

  2. Police Chief Charlie Beck:

    What happens in the smallest town in these United States affects all of us. What happens in Ferguson, a town not even the size of one of the police divisions in LA, has affected us, but we're stepping up.

  3. Pete Buttigieg:

    Congressman Loebsack has never let the partisan fighting in Washington get in the way of delivering on the priorities of Congressman Loebsack constituents, i am honored to have Congressman Loebsack's endorsement, and I look forward to Congressman Loebsack joining me on the trail to work together to heal the deep divisions in this country while also addressing the most urgent issues facing us.

  4. Robert Einhorn:

    This probably was the best choice he could make - much better than having a meeting that would deepen the divisions, lead to angry recriminations and set back any prospect for getting back on track. encyclopedia.

  5. Nina McLemore boutiquesNina McLemore:

    We have a lot of clients, most of them in in Washington, in divisions of the government.

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