carve up

phrasal verb
carved up; carving up; carves up

Definition of carve up

usually disapproving
: to divide something into small parts The once beautiful countryside has been carved up by developers.

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“Carve up.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carve%20up. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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