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divide

Chiefly US and Canadian an area of relatively high ground separating drainage basins; watershed

divide

[də′vīd]
(geography)
A ridge or section of high ground between drainage systems.
(mathematics)
One object (integer, polynomial) divides another if their quotient is an object of the same type.
(science and technology)
A point or line of division.
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Divide and conquer - Keep secondary backup copies in a different location from your primary backup.
The Latino population has always suffered from the theory of divide and conquer,'' he said.
The co-ed Divided Assets of Chatsworth aims to divide and conquer, while members of Fiscal Therapy in San Fernando, many of whom are educators, could end up teaching everyone else a thing or two.