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noun
the continental divide of North America; the Rocky Mountains.
any similar continental divide.
the passage from life to death: He crossed the Great Divide before his promise as a poet was recognized.
an important division or difference.
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Origin of Great Divide

1860–65; Americanism
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Great Divide

noun
another name for the continental divide
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