# divide

### PronunciationEdit

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## VerbEdit

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- (
*transitive*) When you**divide**a thing you separate it into two or more other things. - (
*intransitive*) (*mathematics*) When you**divide**one number into another, you are computing into how many equal parts one number can be separated from the other.*2***divides**into 6 exactly 3 times.*Six***divided**by two is three.

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*intransitive*) When a thing**divides**, it changes from one to more than one.*The river*.**divided**into two

## NounEdit

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*countable*) A**divide**is a place where two or more things are separated.

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