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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DIVIDER

There it stands, the Divider of time and the Divider of men.

Use knife only as a divider, the fork to take food to the mouth.

The tool can be used as an outside caliper, as an inside caliper, and as a divider.

It must have at the end of its knife a curved arm—a divider.

And he said unto him, 'Man, who made Me a judge or a divider over you?'

And he said unto him, Man, who made me a judge or a divider over you?

Like her Master, she declines to be judge or divider of our secular inheritance.

But he said unto him, "Man, who made me a judge or a divider over you?"

Always feed yourself with the fork; a knife is only used as a divider.

Traffic gave way as Car 56 hurtled the divider into the blue.

WORD ORIGIN

1520s, agent noun from divide (v.). Meaning "partition or screen," especially in a room, is from 1959.

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