from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to or serving for division; noting or making division: as, a divisional line. Also divisionary.
  • Belonging to a division, as of an army, or to a district constituting a division for any purpose; having to do with a division: as, a divisional general (that is, a general of division in the French service); a divisional surgeon of police.
  • Fractional.
  • noun An aliquot part; a sub-multiple.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective That divides; pertaining to, making, or noting, a division
  • adjective (Geol.) planes of separation between rock masses. They include joints.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Of or pertaining to a division
  • adjective Of or pertaining to the process of division

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective of or relating to a military division
  • adjective constituting a division or an aliquot part of the basic monetary unit
  • adjective serving to divide or marking a division


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