Divider

  • 1 Divider — Di*vid er, n. 1. One who, or that which, divides; that which separates anything into parts. [1913 Webster] 2. One who deals out to each his share. [1913 Webster] Who made me a judge or a divider over you? Luke xii. 14. [1913 Webster] 3. One who,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 divider — UK US /dɪˈvaɪdər/ noun [C] WORKPLACE ► a flat object that is used to separate parts of a room, different working areas, etc.: »The office is a large, open plan environment with desks and dividers. »Portable sound absorbent room dividers allow the …

    Financial and business terms

  • 3 divider — ► NOUN 1) (also room divider) a screen or piece of furniture that divides a room into two parts. 2) (dividers) a measuring compass, especially one with a screw for making fine adjustments …

    English terms dictionary

  • 4 divider — 1520s, agent noun from DIVIDE (Cf. divide). Meaning partition or screen, especially in a room, is from 1959 …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5 divider — A vertical or horizontal separator for letter carrier or clerk distribution cases …

    Glossary of postal terms

  • 6 divider — [də vīd′ər] n. a person or thing that divides; specif., a) [pl.] an instrument for dividing lines, measuring or marking off distances, etc.; compasses b) a screen, set of shelves, etc. used to separate a room into distinct areas …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 divider — UK [dɪˈvaɪdə(r)] / US [dɪˈvaɪdər] noun [countable] Word forms divider : singular divider plural dividers 1) something used to mark the place where one thing ends and another begins a room divider coloured subject dividers 2) something that… …

    English dictionary

  • 8 divider — /di vuy deuhr/, n. 1. a person or thing that divides. 2. dividers, a pair of compasses, as used for dividing lines, measuring, etc. 3. a partition between two areas or dividing one area into two, as a piece of cardboard in a box or a bookcase… …

    Universalium

  • 9 divider — di|vid|er [dıˈvaıdə US ər] n 1.) something that divides something else into parts ▪ a room divider ▪ alphabetical file dividers 2.) AmE a piece of land that separates traffic travelling in opposite directions on a main road British Equivalent:… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 divider — [[t]dɪva͟ɪdə(r)[/t]] dividers 1) N COUNT: usu with supp A divider is something which forms a barrier between two areas or sets of things. A curtain acted as a divider between this class and another. ...room dividers. 2) N PLURAL: also a pair of N …

    English dictionary

  • 11 divider — noun Date: 1534 1. one that divides 2. plural an instrument for measuring or marking (as in dividing lines) 3. something serving as a partition between separate spaces or areas < a highway divider …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 12 divider — di|vid|er [ dı vaıdər ] noun count something used to mark the place where one thing ends and another begins: a room divider colored subject dividers …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 13 divider — noun 1》 (also room divider) a screen or piece of furniture that divides a room into two parts. 2》 (dividers) a measuring compass, especially one with a screw for making fine adjustments …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 14 divider — dalytuvas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. divider vok. Dividierer, m; Dividierwerk, n; Divisor, m; Teiler, m rus. делитель, m; делительное устройство, n pranc. diviseur, m; démultiplicateur, m …

    Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • 15 divider — daliklis statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. divider; divisor vok. Dividierer, m; Divisor, m; Teiler, m rus. делитель, m pranc. diviseur, m …

    Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • 16 divider — dalytuvas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Įtaisas, tam tikru santykiu dalijantis į jį patenkančio dydžio vertę. atitikmenys: angl. divider vok. Divisor, m; Teiler, m rus. делитель, m pranc. diviseur, m;… …

    Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • 17 divider — dalytuvas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. divider vok. Divisor, m; Teiler, m rus. делитель, m pranc. diviseur, m …

    Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • 18 divider — A measuring tool with two straight pointed arms used to mark off and transfer measurements, e.g., on sheet metal or other metal components. Also see spring divider …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 19 divider — noun a) An object that separates. b) A device resembling a drawing compass and used to transfer measurements of length …

    Wiktionary

  • 20 Divider — Закладка; Разделительный лист (разделяющий две части, переплетённые в одной книге); Перегородка (тары) …

    Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии