divided

[dih-vahy-did]

adjective

separated; separate.
shared; apportioned.
(of a leaf) cut into distinct portions by incisions extending to the midrib or base.

Nearby words

  1. divi-divi,
  2. divid.,
  3. dividable,
  4. divide,
  5. divide and conquer,
  6. divided highway,
  7. dividedly,
  8. dividend,
  9. dividend cover,
  10. dividend on

Origin of divided

First recorded in 1555–65; divide + -ed2

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British Dictionary definitions for undivided

undivided

adjective

not divided into parts or groups
concentrated on one object, idea, etcundivided attention

divided

adjective

botany another word for dissected (def. 1)
split; not united
Derived Formsdividedly, adverbdividedness, noun

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Word Origin and History for undivided

undivided

adj.

early 15c., from un- (1) "not" + past participle of divide.

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