divide into

di ˈvide into [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they divide into he/she/it divides into present participle dividing into past tense divided into past participle divided into] maths phrasal verb
to do a mathematical calculation to find out how many times a smaller number will fit into a larger number

Divide 3 into 9.

Thesaurus: to calculate or countsynonym types of mathematicshyponym
Main entry: divide

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • divide into — separate or sever into parts …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • divide into two — index bifurcate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • divide into quarters — separate or sever into 4 equal parts …   English contemporary dictionary

  • To divide into takes — Разделять оригинал на отдельные части …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

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