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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who divides parts into smaller parts (especially a divider of land into building sites).

Usage examples (11)
  • Malvina writes of this song: "A subdivider on Harbor Point, at the north end of the Bay, cut down some great old trees near the home of Lois Knill, and she didn't like it."
  • If a subdivider erects, however, some 1500 new homes on a patch of countryside, providing them with an inadequate supply of well water and with individual septic tanks,...
  • "As far as I'm concerned it still belongs to the subdivider and it would go to the heirs,"
  • A subdivider of a property must submit these clauses to city and county agencies prior to a subdivision being approved. for more
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