Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Separate, distinct.
  • adj. Divisible, divided.
  • adj. Shared, held in common (with others).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Divided, shared, or participated in, in common with others.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Divided; participated in; shared in common with others.
  • n. In arithmetic and algebra, one of the several parts of a dividend from which each separate figure or term of the quotient is found.
  • Divided; separate; distinct.
  • Divisible; capable of being divided into parts: as, “a dividual essence in Truth,”

Etymologies

From Latin dividuus. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • What happens then is that some aspect, or emination, of that celebrity makes an individual dividual.

    Tom Payne: Lady Gaga, Is it Possible You've Been Reading My Stuff?

  • Now the universe is inhabited by in dividual beings; endowed generally with free will, allowing them to act out of harmony with the whole, to do as they will both deliberately and instinctively.

    God is Not a Christian, Nor a Jew, Muslim, Hindu …

  • On the one hand, he posits that the “in-dividual,” as opposed to mere “individual,” phenomenon can be isolated as a discrete subject of our historical inquiry when we ascribe certain subjective values to the singular coherence and indivisibility that are responsible for its uniqueness.

    Asthmatic

  • If so, an “in-dividual” historical event has to be reduced to an “individual” manifestation of the objective process of history, a conclusion that essentially implies that Rickert returned to the German Idealist faith in the meaningfulness of history and the objective validity of the diverse values to be found in history.

    Asthmatic

  • Sources say that the accounts in question are not in Yeltsin's name, but rather are held by offshore companies or in the names of in-dividual businessmen, both Russian and foreign.

    The End Of An Era

  • So that a man may say his religion is now no more within himself, but is become a dividual movable, and goes and comes near him, according as that good man frequents the house.

    Areopagitica

  • They look down their noses at business people, at in dividual enterprise, at private markets and the like, and, frankly, time has passed them by.

    Seize the Moment: America's Challenge in a One-Superpower World

  • POTATO RACE I. I.dividual competition; rules of Amateur

    Games for the Playground, Home, School and Gymnasium

  • During these Conferences it is customary for each candidate to retire while the discussion of his in - dividual fitness for ordination is in progress.

    The Story of a Pioneer

  • "Captain's a great feller, ain't he?" said the man ahead -- a little, woe-begone, helpless-looking sort of in dividual, who looked as though he had ever been the sport and care of fortune.

    Sister Carrie

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