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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of separating into parcels; A section of a section; A self-contained part of a larger composition (written or musical); An administrative division of some larger or more complex organization;

Usage examples (39)
  • Another Sonora subdivision is the Tepiman Family (spoken by the Papago, Pima Bajo, and Tepehuán of Sonora, Chihuahua and Durango).
  • C'mon, blaming GWB for a new subdivision is like blaming FDR for WWII!
  • I love how the property manager of the subdivision is washing his hands of the controversy.
  • Shadow subdivision, which is connected to Apple Tree Park. for more
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