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to separate an object into pieces
to separate a large structure into pieces
to separate people or things into smaller groups or parts
to divide something such as a total amount into separate parts
to divide something such as land between different people or countries, especially in a way that seems unfair
to divide or break something into several parts, or to be divided or broken into several parts
to share something by dividing it into separate parts
to separate one part of a room from another, for example to make it more private
to divide into two or more parts
to separate the parts of something such as a machine so that they no longer form a single unit
to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface
a small sour red fruit that grows on a bush
the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures
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