dividing

  • 1 Dividing — Di*vid ing, a. That divides; separating; marking divisions; graduating. [1913 Webster] {Dividing engine}, a machine for graduating circles (as for astronomical instruments) or bars (as for scales); also, for spacing off and cutting teeth in… …

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  • 2 dividing — dividing; non·dividing; …

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  • 3 dividing — index disbursement (act of disbursing), divisive Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4 Dividing — Divide Di*vide , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Divided}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Dividing}.] [L. dividere, divisum; di = dis + root signifying to part; cf. Skr. vyadh to pierce; perh. akin to L. vidua widow, and E. widow. Cf. {Device}, {Devise}.] 1. To part… …

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  • 5 dividing — adjective Of things that divide or separate. We installed a dividing wall in order to create two rooms out of one …

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  • 6 dividing — adj. Dividing is used with these nouns: ↑wall …

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  • 7 dividing — di vid·ing || dɪŋ adj. separating, of division di·vide || dɪ vaɪd n. dividing ridge between drainage areas, watershed; line of division v. separate into parts; apportion; part; separate; share …

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  • 8 dividing — …

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  • 9 Dividing engine — at the Michigan Museum of Surveying A dividing engine is a device specifically employed to mark graduations on measuring instruments. History There has always been a need for accurate measuring instruments. Whether it is a linear device such as a …

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  • 10 Dividing the Estate — Playbill for the Broadway production Written by Horton Foote Characters Stella Mary J …

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  • 11 dividing line — dividing lines 1) N COUNT: usu sing, oft N between pl n A dividing line is a distinction or set of distinctions which marks the difference between two types of thing or two groups. There s a very thin dividing line between joviality and hysteria …

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  • 12 Dividing engine — Dividing Di*vid ing, a. That divides; separating; marking divisions; graduating. [1913 Webster] {Dividing engine}, a machine for graduating circles (as for astronomical instruments) or bars (as for scales); also, for spacing off and cutting teeth …

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  • 13 Dividing sinker — Dividing Di*vid ing, a. That divides; separating; marking divisions; graduating. [1913 Webster] {Dividing engine}, a machine for graduating circles (as for astronomical instruments) or bars (as for scales); also, for spacing off and cutting teeth …

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  • 14 Dividing Creek — is a 15.3 mile long (24.6 km)[1] tributary of Delaware Bay in southern New Jersey in the United States. See also List of rivers of New Jersey References ^ U.S. Geological Survey. National Hydrography Dataset high resolution flowline data. T …

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  • 15 dividing line — index edge (border) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 16 dividing point — index crossroad (turning point) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 17 Dividing Creek (Maryland) — Coordinates: 38°5′23″N 75°32′28″W / 38.08972°N 75.54111°W / 38.08972; 75.54111 …

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  • 18 dividing line — n. 1) to draw a dividing line between 2) to cross the dividing line * * * to cross the dividing line to draw a dividing line between …

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  • 19 Dividing territories — Competition law Basic concepts History of competition law Monopoly Coercive monopoly Natural monopoly …

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  • 20 Dividing a circle into areas — In geometry, the problem of dividing a circle into areas by means of an inscribed polygon with n sides, in such a way as to maximise the number of areas created by the edges and diagonals, has a solution by an inductive method. Contents 1 Lemma 2 …

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