adjective di·vi·so·ry \-īz(ə)rē, -ri\

Definition of divisory

  1. 1 :  of or relating to division or distribution divisory actions in law relate to the partition of property

  2. 2 :  divisive 2 did not understand the divisory issues of the day — W. A. White

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Origin and Etymology of divisory

Latin divisus + English -ory

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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