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suhb dih vaId [or] suhb dih vaId
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part of speech: verb
inflections: subdivides, subdividing, subdivided
definition 1: to make smaller divisions in something already divided.
We subdivided the pizza slices so that everyone could eat.
definition 2: to divide into building lots for sale to separate owners.
They subdivided the land around the old farm house into ten parts.
derivation: subdivider (n.)
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The word subdivide contains the following parts:
sub- Latin prefix that means under, after
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The prefix sub- was a Latin preposition and prefix and occurs in English in Latin loanwords, such as subjugate. It is also used in the formation of English words such as subway and subgroup. It has multiple forms, as the 'b' sound in sub- assimilates to the initial sound of the base to which it is attached. See the assimilated forms suc-, suf-, sum-, sup-, sur-, sus-, and su-.
hyp-, hypo-, under-
super-, supra-, hyper-
divid, divis Latin root that means divide