sectionalize

transitive verb sec·tion·al·ize \ˈseksh(ə)nəˌlīz\

Definition of sectionalize

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. 1 :  to divide into sections :  make in sections especially for later assembly

  2. 2 :  to divide according to geographical sections or local interests :  cause to become characterized by sectionalism

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