AskDefine | Define dividing

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dividing adj
1 serving to divide or marking a division; "the divisional line between two states" [syn: divisional]
2 serving simply to separate or partition; "a dividing partition" [syn: dividing(a)]

User Contributed Dictionary



  1. Of things that divide or separate.
    We installed a dividing wall in order to create two rooms out of one.


  1. present participle of divide
    Dividing seven dollars among three people is difficult!
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