dividual

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dividuus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /dɪˈvɪdʒuəl/
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Adjective[edit]

dividual (not comparable)

  1. Separate, distinct.
  2. Divisible, divided.
    • 1895, George MacDonald, Lilith[1]:
      She began to moan, and sigh deep sighs, then murmur as holding colloquy with a dividual self: her queendom was no longer whole; it was divided against itself.
  3. Shared, held in common (with others).

Quotations[edit]

    • 1644, John Milton, Areopagitica[2]:
      So that a man may say his religion is now no more within himself, but is become a dividual movable, and goes and comes near him, according as that good man frequents the house.

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