Examples from the Web for subdivision
A few years later, the family moved into the peaceful Raintree Subdivision of Temple Terrace.
The subdivision of England into shires or counties does not appear to have assumed a definite form till the time of Alfred.The New Gresham Encyclopedia|Various
The scientific world had been working hard on subdivision for years, using what appeared to be common sense.Edison, His Life and Inventions|Frank Lewis Dyer and Thomas Commerford Martin
The subdivision of the family into vitreous and artistic porcelain, leads us to examine the grounds upon which it is made.The Ceramic Art|Jennie J. Young
This subdivision of particles may be continued to an indefinite degree.
Measurement, in Scientific Management, is of ultimate units of subdivision.The Psychology of Management|L. M. Gilbreth
British Dictionary definitions for subdivision
Word Origin and History for subdivision
early 15c., "process of dividing into smaller parts;" mid-15c., "portion of land that has been divided," noun of action from subdivide. Sense of "land broken into lots for housing development" is from 1911.