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Mathematics, Mechanics. divergence.
Music. divisi.

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Definition for div (2 of 3)

div.

abbreviation

divide.
divided.
dividend.
division.
divisor.
divorced.

Definition for div (3 of 3)

Div.

abbreviation

divine.
divinity.
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British Dictionary definitions for div (1 of 2)

div1
/ (dɪv) /

noun

maths short for divergence (def. 4)

British Dictionary definitions for div (2 of 2)

div2
/ (dɪv) /

noun

prison slang a stupid or foolish person

Word Origin for div

C20: probably shortened and changed from deviant
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