divide between

shared out amongst, apportioned between

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • divide — I UK [dɪˈvaɪd] / US verb Word forms divide : present tense I/you/we/they divide he/she/it divides present participle dividing past tense divided past participle divided *** 1) divide or diˌvide ˈup [transitive] to separate people or things into… …   English dictionary

  • divide — [[t]dɪva͟ɪd[/t]] ♦♦ divides, dividing, divided 1) V ERG When people or things are divided or divide into smaller groups or parts, they become separated into smaller parts. [be V ed into pl n] The physical benefits of exercise can be divided into… …   English dictionary

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  • divide — I n. 1) a continental divide; (in North America) the Great Divide 2) (fig.) the great divide ( death ) (to cross the great divide) II v. 1) to divide equally, evenly 2) (D; tr.) to divide among, between; with (to divide profits among the… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • divide — v. & n. v. 1 tr. & intr. (often foll. by in, into) separate or be separated into parts; break up; split (the river divides into two; the road divides; divided them into three groups). 2 tr. & intr. (often foll. by out) distribute; deal; share… …   Useful english dictionary

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