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Divide the dough and roll out one part.
Divide the class into three groups.
Divide 9 by 3.
10 divided by 2 is 5.
Add 50 to your original number, then divide by six.
a subject that divided the nation
The ruling class was divided by internal conflicts.
This is the American English definition of divide. View British English definition of divide.
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