Translation of division in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 u and c (distribution) reparto (masculine), división (feminine) the division of labor [Economics/Economía] la división del trabajoExample sentences1.2 countable/numerable (boundary) división (feminine) religious /linguistic/class divisions divisiones religiosas/lingüísticas/de clase
Example sentences1.3 countable/numerable (part) división (feminine)
- In the case of land, wealth and sovereignty, sharing can be understood best as sharing by division which involves the apportionment of goods between individuals.
- I interpret the distribution as a mutually agreeable division of the chattels in question.
- It was complicated and did not reflect the division of responsibilities between schools and LEAs.
- In just four minutes the boom, like a wall, can be raised up from a 1.8 metre deep slot at the bed of the pool, creating a solid division.
- The only division between her classroom and his is a wooden partition erected in 1930.
- Not only was it virtually naked, stripped of all lights, signs and road markings, but there was no division between road and sidewalk.
- This attractive roadside holding, of 11 elevated acres, is situated two miles from Kilmallock, is divided into three main divisions and has mains water supply.
- In each school, the children will be divided into four divisions in conformity with their age groups.
- During the 1940s, the medical parties were divided into three divisions.
- 2 uncountable/no numerable (disagreement) desacuerdo (masculine)Example sentences
- This election has uncovered a vast cultural division between Americans, but what is the cause?
- There was a real and deeply worrying possibility that it would reopen the Cold War division between East and West.
- It has created disunity and division between people.
- 3 countable/numerable (department) división (feminine), sección (feminine), departamento (masculine)Example sentences
- We have started 2005 with a simpler business focused on our core lending and retail divisions.
- Many large firms organized research divisions and departments that institutionalized technological change.
- Beacon, Best Western's separate purchasing division, also operates out of the Clifton Moor headquarters.
- 4 countable/numerable [Military/Militar] 4.1 (in an army) división (feminine) 4.2 (of ships, planes) división (feminine)Example sentences
- However, brigades, divisions, corps, and armies formed only as needed in wartime and were promptly disbanded during peacetime.
- It contained eight infantry divisions, one cavalry brigade, and a tank brigade.
- Today's Army divisions are composed of brigades, not regiments.
- 5 countable/numerable [Sport/Deporte] 5.1 (in boxing) categoría (feminine) 5.2 (in US: area) zona (feminine)Example sentences5.3 (in UK: by standard) división (feminine) a team in the first division un equipo de primera división
- The city's six police divisions will be merged into four in a move that will see management and administration cuts while support staff will help police officers with paperwork, giving them more time on the beat.
- Currently 12 of the 16 police divisions in the city offer programs similar to Community Alert and Auto-dialler.
- Sources say that in city divisions such as Howdenhall, which covers a large part of south Edinburgh, there can be as few as four beat officers available on day and night shifts.
- Jefferson, 27, currently ranks second in the U.S. at 73 kg, one of the most competitive weight divisions in judo.
- Things will even out now that teams are playing more teams outside of their divisions, and the preseason expectations will look more viable.
- By the end of the decade the league had eight teams in two divisions and all teams played a 72-game schedule.
- 6 u and c [Mathematics/Matemáticas] división (feminine)Example sentences
- Every second millions of cells divide in our body and the process of division is called the cell cycle.
- This affects the growth, reproduction and division of cells and the communication of signals between the outside of the cell and the nucleus inside the cell.
- These cells replicate by division, do they not?
- The work contains 11 chapters, one each on topics such as addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, square roots and cube roots.
- Topics considered include addition and subtraction of decimal numbers followed by multiplication and division of decimal numbers.
- There I learned addition, multiplication, division and subtraction, mostly from several private tutors.
- I found it perfectly reasonable that division by a fraction should equal multiplication by its reciprocal.
- The rules for multiplication and division of a matrix by a scalar (a real number) are simpler.
- The former is better for addition and subtraction of vectors, but can be used for multiplication and division of vectors as well.
- 7 countable/numerable (British English/inglés británico) [Politics/Política] votación (feminine)Example sentences
- Eventually, when we got to the final vote on the third reading a division was not even called, so I did not even have to have the necessary vote.
- The Bolton West MP took part in just 29.2 per cent of divisions or votes in the last parliamentary session - placing her 13 th from bottom.
- If the Hunting Bill was so important, why did neither the Prime Minister nor the Chancellor bother to vote in most divisions?
- The county's electoral divisions will change next year and South Woodham looks set to be freed from the nearby villages it is tied to, making it a stand-alone division
- A total of 229 hopefuls have put their names forward as candidates for each of the county's divisions for the election on May 5.
- Winston Jones, making his first appearance in South Bradford as prospective parliamentary candidate for the division, was introduced to the new branch.
- 8 uncountable/no numerable (splitting — of particles, cells) división (feminine)
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